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Catalog Number 2002.016.0020
Object Name Negative, Sheet Film
Description Black and white negative.

From envelope:
Date: Feb. 28, 1961
Subject: Auto Repair Shop Remains After Fire

Photograph appeared in Columbia Basin Herald on 02/28/1961 with caption: "Remains of Auto Repair Shop -- Firemen spray water through burned out section of wall of Kittelson's Repair & Supplies Shop on E. Highway 10 that was destroyed by fire last night. Total damage to the building, tools, equipment and parts was estimated at $18,000, by Rudy Kittelson, shop owner. Firemen answered the call at 9:15 p.m. The fire was believed to have started inside the building, but cause was still undetermined this morning, firemen said. A crawler-type tractor and automobile, parked inside the building, also burned. -- Herald photo."
Photographer Columbia Basin Herald
Date 02/28/1961
Collection Margaret Schiffner Collection
Provenance Donor received objects from Jim Hertz (c. 1998) who worked in the darkroom for the Columbia Basin Herald.
Place U.S.A/Washington/Moses Lake
Source Schiffner, Margaret
People Kittelson, Rudy