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Escapes helicopter crash
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated April 7, 1958 reads "Helicopter pilot Joseph Reynolds, 36, of Van Nuys, scrambles through broken bubble canopy of his whirlybird, following crash in Sepulveda Dam Basin where he was demonstrating 'dead engine' landing for student Jerry Gibson, 30. Damage to 'copter was estimated at $15,000. Neither pilot or student was injured in crash."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Helicopters--Accidents--California--San Fernando Valley
Helicopters--Piloting--California--San Fernando Valley
Helicopters--California--San Fernando Valley
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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