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The Other California: "Surely they didn't build it there?" The 2nd biggest disaster in California history

St. Francis Dam Disaster Remembered By Santa Clarita Residents

The St. Francis Dam Disaster

Photo of St. Francis Dam before its collapse. Construction of the dam began in

Southern California's Great Disaster - The St. Francis Dam

This aerial view shows the broken water barrier of San Francisquito Canyon after the St. Francis Dam burst just before midnight on March 12, 1928.

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Accounts at the time suggested that failure occurred as water channeled through the conglomerate along the fault contact. A reassessment of the failure by ...

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Footage of St. Francis Dam Disaster Found

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(1928)* - A woman can be seen standing on the ground below some of the huge pieces of the failed dam which were washed down by the 100 foot high wall of ...

Aerial view of the leaking St. Francis Dam before the break.

The front page of the Los Angeles Times on March 14, 1928 (Los Angeles Times)

(1928)**^ - View of the St. Francis Dam just hours after its catastrophic failure (11:57 p.m., March 12, 1928). It took only 70 minutes for entire 12.4 ...

The remains of St Francis Dam from CH Lee Collection


5, 1913: Los Angeles Bureau of Water Works and Supply (later LADWP) workers turn the valves to send the first Owens Valley water down the cascades in ...

A bird's-eye view of the Saint Francis dam disaster, [s.d.] :

St. Francis Dam wreckage

The collapse of St. Francis Dam was one of California's most searing tragedies

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St. Francis Dam Failure: "Destruction of a Dam" 1928 Newsreel, Engineering Failure Disaster

William Mulholland, left, and H.A. Van Norman inspect the remains of the St. ...

Remains of St Francis Dam

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The path of the St. Francis Dam Flood, from the dam site to Ventura

Southern California's Great Disaster - The St. Francis Dam

Concrete ruins of the St. Francis Dam remain strewn about San Francisquito Canyon.

The St. Francis Dam was built by William Mulholland (at that point, a widely-known, successful engineer for LA's water wars) in 1928 to wall off a reservoir ...

Framed: The St. Francis Dam Was a Glorious Disaster About to Happen - Los Angeles Magazine

History of the St. Francis Dam

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Remains of St. Francis Dam after its failure. Recent investigations into the disaster have

... commemorate the 90th anniversary of the second worst disaster in California history with its annual St. Francis Dam Disaster Lecture and bus tour to the ...

I'd already been to the St. Francis Dam disaster site at least four times. But I still had the sense that there was more to see.

Saint Francis Dam Disaster Memorial On March 12, 1928, the St. Francis Dam

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Photo of St. Francis Dam-Ruins of Collapsed Dam - Santa Clarita, CA

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My cousin and I took the I-5 North from Los Angeles one hot and dusty Los Angeles morning, blasting country music as we chatted away.

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Wreckage sits alongside a street in Santa Paula. (Photo: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO/JOHN NICHOLS GALLERY). CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. The St. Francis Dam ...

Santa Paula, CA - St. Francis Dam Flooding - As can be seen in this San Francisco newspaper from March the St. Francis Dam disaster was big news and made ...

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Memorial plaque of the St. Francis dam on concrete remains of dam.

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Failed St. Francis Dam - What Remains

Family buried together following the St Francis Dam Disaster from scvhistory

The Saint Francis Dam Disaster Memorial statues in Santa Paula California

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... Francis Dam disaster of 1928.) The official death toll from the disaster was 450, but many believe it claimed dozens of additional lives, mostly those ...

(1928)^*^ – Close-up view of the last remaining standing section of the St. Francis Dam, also referred to as “Tombstone”. Three men are seen climbing the ...

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Rusty rebar and broken concrete pieces of the "Tombstone" Avoiding Regret (Sandi Hemmerlein)

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Dan Grainger, 86-year-old Fillmore rancher and St. Francis Dam catastrophe ...

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The Saint Francis Dam Disaster Memorial statues in Santa Paula California

St. Francis Dam-Ruins of Collapsed Dam

12 hours later, the dam keeper was dead, the first victim of the collapse of the St. Francis Dam. In the hours that followed at least 600 more lives were ...

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The water level of Lake Hollywood was also lowered in response to the St. Francis Dam bursting.

Water was carried from the L.A. River through zanjas (ditches), and from there it was conveyed directly into homes and businesses through wooden pipes like ...

St Francis Dam: City of LA

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Hours later, this proved to not be the case. At 11:57 pm

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St. Francis Dam Flood March 12-13, 1928, Los Angeles County,