I offered to take this old library shelving cart off the City's hands if it was taking up too much space. My offer was not accepted.not be refilled with halon in the future because halon is now outlawed. LA still has it because it's never been deployed.
If you're working in the depths of the vault, you have 30 seconds to get out before there's no oxygen left. I couldn't forget that the whole time I was there.
More to come. I have a few more pictures to show you from the vault.
You can visit the Los Angeles Archives, too. (You even can see some records online.) If you want a tour, just call for an appointment. If you want to see a specific document, you need to call ahead for that, too, so the document can be found and retrieved for you.
Michael can often be heard on KPCC's Off Ramp with John Rabe, Saturdays 12-1pm and Sundays 6-7pm. Thanks to Anne Louise Bannon for setting up the tour and coming with me.