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Title
Hearing conducted by Mayor Poulson
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1955
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.
Description
Shown is part of the crowd attending the hearing being conducted by Mayor Norris Poulson and his investigation into the alleged rubbish collection racketeering. The hearing is taking place in the mayor's hearing room in City Hall. The crowd heard testimony that threats have been made against persons who tried to dump their own rubbish. This was described as "a customary threat." Photo dated: June 20, 1955.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00060245
Herald Examiner Collection
HE Box 1423.
CARL0000064328
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/24012
Subject
Poulson, Norris,--1895-1982
Refuse and refuse disposal
Mayors--California--Los Angeles
Racketeering
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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