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Mountain rescue
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Elliott, Marie
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated January 19, 1959 reads, "Judy Arnold, 16, is led down Suicide Mountain by 13-man sheriff's rescue party as her brothers, Max, 22; and James Scott, 12, upper left, await on narrow shale ledge where they were trapped several hours yesterday. Also led to safety in second of two rescue operations in Big Tujunga Canyon was Daniel Tirre, 14. Sheriff's mountaineers also rescued four other teenagers from Clear Creek Canyon where they were stranded over night after a hiking trip Saturday."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Los Angeles County (Calif.).--Sheriff's Department
Mountaineering--Search and rescue operations--California--Los Angeles
Search and rescue operations--California--Los Angeles
Rescues--California--Los Angeles
Sheriffs--California--Los Angeles
Mountains--California, Southern
Tujunga (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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