8 in HIGH x 10 in WIDE
(20.32 cm HIGH x 25.40 cm WIDE)
The Oakland Tribune Collection, the Oakland Museum of California. Gift of ANG Newspapers.

State of Emergency; Disaster Response in California

Tribune Caption September 14, 1988 "Truck drivers Nick Hoover, left, of Sacramento and Dean Lawrence of Auburn stopped to help where fire almost jumpef Highway 49." Also handwritten in red. Tribune Caption October 31, 1991 "In 1988, Nick Hoover and Dean Lawrence, above, helped battle the Forty-Niner Fire in Nevada County, which destroyed 90 homes. Chris Adams, left, state hazard mitigation officer for the Office of Emergency Services in Oakland, says much of the Bay Area is ripe for fires similar to the one that swept through the Oakland-Berkeley Hills." Two guys in jeans and t-shirts holding fire hose

Used: Oakland Tribune

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