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Title
Hancock Refinery fire, 2828 Junipero Ave
Date Created and/or Issued
May 22, 1958
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
Long Beach Fireman's Historical Museum Photographs Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Rig with roof-mounted water cannon parks before burning oil tank and enormous clouds of black smoke during historic oil refinery fire. Scattered oil barrels litter approach route to fire.
Type
Image
Identifier
3713_14
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/LBFiremen/id/1059
Source
Long Beach Firemen's Historical Museum
CSUDH Archives
Relation
Fires; Oil Fires; Smoke; Fire Apparatus
M0006

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