Guide to the Los Angeles Slums and Fire Hazards Photograph Collection, 1940-1949

Special Collections & Archives

Oviatt Library

California State University, Northridge
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Northridge, CA 91330
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Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Los Angeles Slums and Fire Hazards Photograph Collection
Dates: 1940-1949
Identification: SC/SFH
Creator: Delmar T. Oviatt Library
Physical Description: 0.21 linear feet
Language of Materials: English
Repository: Special Collections
Abstract: This collection consists of six photographs of fire hazards in slum neighborhoods in Los Angeles, California during the 1940s.

Historical Note:

The Oviatt Library created this collection of materials for study and research.

Access Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Genre/Form of Material:

Photographic material

Geographic Name:

Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Photographs

Topical Term:

Fire prevention -- California -- Los Angeles -- Photographs
Slums -- California -- Los Angeles -- Photographs

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Conditions Governing Access:

The collection is open for research use.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item], [date], Los Angeles Slums and Fire Hazards Photograph Collection , Special Collections and Archives, Oviatt Library, California State University, Northridge.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of six photographs of fire hazards in slum neighborhoods in Los Angeles, California during the 1940s.