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Title
Bathroom tragedy costs woman life
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
1956
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
Photograph caption dated June 23, 1956 reads, "Rescue attempt fails - Firemen attempt to revive Mrs. Verna H. Skupen, 56, of Studio City, whose body was found by her husband, Lee. Death was listed by police as probable suicide."; See image #00145359 for additional photo in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00145360
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d054_f14_i3
CARL0005867800
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/73648
Subject
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Fire Department
Emergency medical personnel--California--Los Angeles
Emergency medical services--California--Los Angeles
Dwellings--California--Studio City (Los Angeles)
Bathrooms--California--Los Angeles
Suicide victims--California--Los Angeles
Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles
Lifesaving--California--Los Angeles
Suicide--California--Los Angeles
Death--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Death--Causes
Studio City (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period
1951-1960

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