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Title
House ruins following a wildfire in Malibu, 1956
Date Created and/or Issued
1956-12
Publication Information
Pepperdine University Libraries
Eric Wienberg Collection of Malibu Matchbooks, Postcards, and Collectables [digital resource], Pepperdine University Special Collections and University Archives
Contributing Institution
Pepperdine University, Special Collections and University Archives
Collection
Eric Wienberg Collection of Malibu Matchbooks, Postcards, and Collectables
Rights Information
Copyright to materials in this collection, in most cases, is retained by Pepperdine University. Materials are intended for educational and research use, and may be used for non-commercial purposes with appropriate attribution. Organizations and individuals seeking to use materials for publication must assume all responsibility for identifying and satisfying any claimants of copyright. Such parties should contact Pepperdine University Special Collections and University Archives.
Description
This image is part of a collection of prints that documents the devastation of the "Newton" wildfire that raged on December 26, 1956. The fire scorched the area between Kanan and Decker Canyons and sent residents fleeing to the beach. In total, the fire burned 26,000 acres, including 100 homes, and caused one death.
complete;
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
match00645.tif
http://cdm15730.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15730coll18/id/1242
Subject
Fires
Forest fires
Houses
Chimneys
Malibu (Calif.)
Source
Black and white photographic print, 3 x 3.5 inches;
Relation
Eric Wienberg Collection of Malibu Matchbooks, Postcards, and Collectables

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