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Title
Caldwell Apartments fire, 449 East Seaside
Date Created and/or Issued
April 24, 1944
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
Long Beach Fireman's Historical Museum Photographs Collection
Rights Information
Permission to publish the image must be obtained from the CSUDH Archives as owner of the physical item and copyright. In instances when copyright ownership is not clear it is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain copyright permission.
Description
Firefighters gather at base of apartment building during three-alarm fire. Smoke and fire damage visible on front and sides of building. Fire lasted 11 hours and left 30 families homeless. Fire later proved to be result of arson, causing over $100,000 in damage.
Type
Image
Identifier
208
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/LBFiremen/id/1761
Source
Long Beach Fireman's Historical Museum Photographs Collection
CSUDH Archives
Relation
Apartment Buildings; Fire Damage; Fire Apparatus
M0001

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