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Catalog Number 2015.001.05881.2
Title Tanforan Race Track Fire, 1964
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photographs
Date 1964
Description Tanforan Race Track Fire, 1964. Black and white negative shows the burning Tanforan Race Track building. The part of the building on the left side of the image has large flames and smoke coming out of a large hole in the roof. In front of the building is a fenced off enclosure with grass and trees. Part of a series.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place San Bruno, CA
Subjects Fire
Fire fighters
Fire fighting
Fires
Racetracks
Racetracks (Horse racing)
Search Terms Fire
Fire Departments - San Bruno
Firefighters
San Bruno
Tanforan Race Track
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association