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Title
Reservoir cave-in kills Robert Lacey, Santa Monica
Date Created and/or Issued
April 1949
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
View of a crowd watching a crane attached to a truck working amid debris, following a cave-in that killed construction worker Robert Lacey and injured others at the Santa Monica Reservoir construction site on April 11, 1949.
Title transcribed from envelope in which negative was received; date supplied by cataloger based on history of event (see "One Killed 14 Injured in Cave-in," Los Angeles Times, April 12, 1949, page 1) .
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : film negative ; sheet 12.5 x 9.9 cm
Identifier
photCL_555
489050
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/18906
Subject
Accidents
Building sites
Industrial accidents
Reservoirs
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Santa Monica (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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