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Catalog Number 2015.001.04025.2
Title Cargo Plane Crash at San Francisco International Airport, 1962
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photographs
Date 1962
Description Cargo Plane Crash at San Francisco International Airport, 1962. Black and white negative of a Lockheed Constellation cargo plane crash at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). The plane is resting on the tarmac and its fuselage is split along the middle. The nose cone has broken off from the front of the plane. There is foam and water on the tarmac and on the plane. Two firefighters spray water on the plane, one by the cockpit and the other by the starboard engine. Smoke is rising from the middle of the fuselage. The front of an SFO fire engine is visible on the left side of the image. Part of series 4025.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place Unincorporated San Mateo County, CA
People
Subjects Accidents
Aircraft accidents
Airplanes
Airports
Crashes
Fire
Fire engines & equipment
Fire fighters
Fire fighting
Search Terms Airplanes
Airports
Fire Departments
Fire Fighting Equipment
Firefighters
San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
San Francisco International Airport (SFO) (SFO)
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association