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Title
Explosion may be tied to abandoned oil field
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Haering, Michael
Date Created and/or Issued
1985
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Crews drill an air-venting well in the parking lot in front of K-Mart department store, in order to free and burn methane gas seeping from an abandoned underground oil field, which is located somewhere in the basement of the Ross Dress For Less clothing store, located adjacent to K-Mart. Photograph dated March 26, 1985.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;35 x 22 cm. on sheet 36 x 29 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00095604
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b007_f5_i5
CARL0005107389
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/30109
Subject
K-Mart Corporation
Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles
Stores & shops--California--Fairfax (Los Angeles)
Department stores--California--Fairfax (Los Angeles)
Natural gas--Accidents--California--Los Angeles
Explosions--California--Los Angeles
Fairfax (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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