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Title
Bookkeeper victim of gunmen
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection;
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1958
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/UND/1.0/
Description
Photograph caption dated February 24, 1958 reads "Mrs. Mary Lou Knapp, 42, tells West Valley detective G. W. Murphy how she was robbed of $600 by armed bandits while checking over accounts at Hangman's Tree restaurant in Tarzana. Gunmen locked her and cook in storage room and fled through back door."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Identifier
00155962
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_d060_f13_i23
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/129197
Subject
Detectives
Police
Victims of crimes
Men
Women
Robbery investigation
Crime
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Time Period
1951-1960

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