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Title
Hancock Refinery fire, 2828 Junipero Ave
Date Created and/or Issued
May 22, 1958
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
Long Beach Fireman's Historical Museum Photographs Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Hancock Refinery fire, viewed from a distance. Hose crews dwarfed by enormous clouds of black smoke rolling off burning oil tanks. Enormous oil tower rises above the rest of equipment. Oil wells line hill in background.
Type
Image
Identifier
3713_15
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/LBFiremen/id/1069
Source
Long Beach Firemen's Historical Museum
CSUDH Archives
Relation
Fires; Oil Fires; Smoke
M0006

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