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Title
Accident at Manchester Avenue and Harbor Freeway
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Mullen, Mike
Date Created and/or Issued
1981
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
L.A. City firefighters attach lines to an underground gas storage tank, which was being towed under the Harbor (110) Freeway. The tank on a flatbed truck was too high and hit the Manchester Avenue overpass and got stuck. The tank, which contains 100 gallons of fuel, was safely lowered by the fire department and rolled safely to the side of the road. Photograph dated October 8, 1981.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;35 x 24 cm. on sheet 36 x 29 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00096141
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b008_f6_i34-1
CARL0005108870
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/30205
Subject
Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles
Storage tanks--California--Los Angeles
Gasoline--Storage--California--Los Angeles
Express highways--California, Southern
Debris--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Manchester Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Interstate 110
South Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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