San Fernando Veterans Administration Hospital damage 1971

Damage to the San Fernando Vet Hospital after San Fernando earthquake

Detailed Description

Photo of San Fernando Veterans Administration Hospital in Sylmar from the publication, “Engineering Aspects of the 1971 San Fernando Earthquake,” published by the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Bureau of Standards in December 1971. The hospital's roof collapsed and the shaking caused damage to the vertical pillars at the corners of the building.

Details

Image Dimensions: 1782 x 1320

Date Taken:

Location Taken: CA, US

Credits

U.S. Department of Commerce