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Title
Buried in sand
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1950
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
Photograph dated January 31, 1950 shows construction worker, Alesandro Ulloa, 44, who was trapped under two tons of sand when the walls of a sewer trench in Reseda collapsed on him. His co-worker Ramon Cota who helped with the rescue, is seen at his bedside at the Van Nuys Receiving Hospital.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00134741
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d041_f6_i29
CARL0005606628
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/64894
Subject
Van Nuys Receiving Hospital (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Construction industry--Accidents--California--Los Angeles
Construction workers--Wounds and injuries--California--Los Angeles
Construction workers--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Hospitals--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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