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Title
Gangster line-up
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1942
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph caption dated February 3, 1942 reads, "This photo was introduced as evidence by Deputy Police Chief Michael McDermott of New York, a state witness, at the Siegel trial. It shows, according to McDermott, Siegel, 1, whose features had been 'blacked out,' in the company of Harry 'Big Greenie' Schachter (second from right); Louis 'Lepke' Buchalter (right), and two others. McDermott produced the photo in an effort to prove his testimony that Siegel was a character who is always around 'with a bunch of hoodlums.'" The other two men are Joseph "Doc Harris" Rosen (left) and Harry Teitlebaum (right of Siegel).; This is a copy of an original line-up photograph of these men; see image 00010127.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00010115
Herald Examiner Collection
SCHE_b004_f2_i23; HE-000-015 4x5
CARL0004958790
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/8138
Subject
Siegel, Bugsy,--1906-1947
Siegel, Bugsy,--1906-1947--Trials, litigation, etc
Buchalter, Louis,--1897-1944
Organized crime--United States
Criminal investigations
Criminals--United States
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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