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Title
Youths in alleged gang war
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1945
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph caption dated March 27, 1945 reads, "Police officers are shown on the way to court with a group of youths who assertedly took part in a gang war in which a 17-year-old boy suffered bullet and stab wounds. The youth were scheduled for arraignment today." The four youths, shown being led to a Sheriff's transportation vehicle are Ajejandro De la Loza, Armando Cendejas, Jose Alanzo Montalvo, and Gregory Gonzalez. The victim was Manuel Gonzalez. According to the accompanying Los Angeles Herald and Express article, "The clash assertedly was the outgrowth of a feud which began about three weeks ago between the so-called 'Marianas' and 'Third Street' gangs."
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00019315
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 9710
CARL0000022699
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/8629
Subject
Riots--California--Los Angeles
Mexican Americans--California--Los Angeles
Gangs--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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