Guide to the Los Angeles Earthquake Damage Photograph Collection, 1971

Special Collections & Archives

Oviatt Library

California State University, Northridge
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Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Los Angeles Earthquake Damage Photograph Collection
Dates: 1971
Identification: SC/PSFC
Physical Description: 0.20 linear feet
Language of Materials: English
Repository: Special Collections
Abstract: The collection primarily consists of photographs taken of building and freeway damage caused by the San Fernando earthquake in February of 1971. Included are slides of the Los Angeles Aqueduct and Olive View Medical Center.

Access Terms

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

Genre/Form of Material:

Photographic material

Geographic Name:

Los Angeles County (Calif.) -- Olive View Medical Center
San Fernando Valley (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Earthquake effects

Topical Term:

Earthquake damage -- California -- San Fernando Valley
Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.)

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Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge.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 Earthquake Damage Photograph Collection , Special Collections and Archives, Oviatt Library, California State University, Northridge.

Scope and Contents

The collection primarily consists of photographs taken of building and freeway damage caused by the San Fernando earthquake in February of 1971. Included are slides of the Los Angeles Aqueduct and Olive View Medical Center.