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Title
Dan White Out-of-Los Angeles rally
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Mendoza, Javier
Date Created and/or Issued
1984
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Dan White (1946-1985) was a member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors who assassinated San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and fellow Supervisor, Harvey Milk on November 27, 1978 at City Hall. White was convicted of manslaughter rather than first-degree murder and was given a seven-year sentence, of which he served five. White was paroled in 1984 and fearing he would be killed in retaliation for his crimes, he was secretly transported to Los Angeles where he served a year's parole. Upon completion of his parole, White chose to move back to San Francisco. On October 21, 1985, Dan White committed suicide by carbon monoxide poisoning. He is buried at Golden Gate National Cemetery in San Bruno, California.
Photograph caption dated January 14, 1984, reads, "Protester at Dan White Out of Los Angeles Committee's rally lets feelings be known." This protest was held outside of Los Angeles City Hall.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;34 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00041681
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b090_f3_i5
CARL0000045679
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/13156
Subject
White, Dan,--1946-1985--Public opinion
Los Angeles City Hall (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Murderers--California--San Francisco
Hate crimes--California--San Francisco
Gays--California--Los Angeles
Gay activists--California--Los Angeles
Demonstrations--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--Los Angeles
Protest movements--California--Los Angeles
City halls--California--Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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