Flood Scene in Santa Paula

Image

Flood Scene in Santa Paula

Title

Flood Scene in Santa Paula

Identifier

8611

Source

VCLSA Collection, 1982

Description

A man stands amidst flood wreckage left by the St. Francis Dam disaster. Behind him is a house or houses that have been displaced and in front of him are fallen trees. This is below Harvard at approximately 4th Street near Isbell School in Santa Paula. Photo number 8613 is a closeup of this wreckage.

Creator

Wright, N. H. (Harding Photographer)

Date

1928

Format

21.5 x 16.5 cm
Black and white photograph

Subject

Dwellings--Flood damage
Flood damage
Saint Francis Dam (Calif.)
Dam failures--California

Coverage

California
Ventura County (Calif.)
Santa Paula (Calif.)

Relation

8613

Publisher

Museum of Ventura County

Rights

The copyright to this image has not been determined. These images are intended for personal or research use only. Please contact library staff for rights determinations and additional uses.

Type

Image

Language

English

Collection

Citation

Wright, N. H. (Harding Photographer), “Flood Scene in Santa Paula,” Research Library at The Museum of Ventura County, accessed May 19, 2024, http://photographs.venturamuseum.org/items/show/412.