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Title
Stranded vessel (Huntington Beach), 1953
Creator
Emery
Date Created and/or Issued
1953-01-10
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
Los Angeles Examiner Collection, 1920-1961
Rights Information
Contact: Special Collections, Doheny Memorial Library, Libraries, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189; specol@usc.edu
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
USC Libraries Special Collections
University of Southern California
specol@usc.edu
Description
9 images. Stranded vessel (Huntington Beach), January 10 1953. Stranded 60 foot aircraft rescue vessel crash boat "Sonar Queen". (Sleeve reads: A-9697).
Caption slip reads: "Photographer: Emery. Date: 1953-01-10. Reporter: Emery to MacDowell. Assignment: Ocean surf & stranded vessel, Huntington Beach etc. 16: Subsiding surf left this half-chewed-away sand barrier remaining along the buffeted Seal Beach waterfront where 'peaking' waves soaked & pounded beach homes at dawn today. 17/36/37/05/06/24/25/01/02: Various shots of stranded 60-foot former AVR crash boat, now radar-equipped deluxe vessel, Sonar Queen. Men in pix are from Pacific Tow Boat & Salvage Co. of Long Beach, preparing to start refloating of vessel. At left in most pix, wearing long-bill cap, Geoffrey N. Hoag
wearing hat, Capt. Henry K. Hansen".
Type
image
Format
9 photographs : negatives, b&w
10 x 13 cm.
negatives (photographic)
photographs
Identifier
examiner-m24089
EXM-N-9697-073~1...~9
http://doi.org/10.25549/examiner-m24089
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/EXM-N-9697-073~1.jpg
Language
English
Time Period
1953-01-10
Place
California
Huntington Beach
Orange
USA
Source
9697-073 [Sleeve Number]
University of Southern California [Contributing entity]
Relation
Los Angeles Examiner Negatives Collection, 1950-1961
Los Angeles Examiner Photographs Collection, 1920-1961
examiner-m1663

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