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Carter, Robert C., 1918-2019


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Robert C. Carter photograph album of the St. Francis Dam disaster site

Identifier: MSS 0093-Item 0171

This photograph album, which belonged to Robert C. Carter, contains thirty-one black-and-white photographs of the site of the St. Francis Dam disaster in the San Francisquito Canyon, near Los Angeles, California. The photographs were taken in 1928, shortly after the dam's failure. Several pictures contain young Carter and his family posing together or traversing the rocky site.

Dates: 1928