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High tides wreck beach homes, Redondo Beach, California

Image ID: 1640802

High tides wreck beach homes, Redondo Beach, California

Image Details

Image Title

:  High tides wreck beach homes, Redondo Beach, California


: Acme Newspictures, Inc. -- Photographer

Specific Material Type

: photographs

Item Physical Description

: Photograph : b&w ; 22.9 x 18 cm


: Printed on mount: "Local high tides and waves brought destruction to the stretch of Redondo Beach strand, leaving only twisted beach homes and rubble in their wake. Two apartment houses and at least a dosen bungalows collaspsed and were grounded to driftwood by the angry seas. No lives were lost and none were injured, since the entire area was evacuated."


: Photographic views of the United States / California

Source Description

: 1329 photographs : b&w, dimensions


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy

Digital ID

: 1640802

Record ID

: 1770110

Digital Item Published

: 6-24-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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