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Title
[The Abe Ruef trial]
Creator
Dobbin, Hamilton Henry, 1856-1930
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1907]
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
V2p98a
In PHOTO ALBUM-VAULT: ** fc917.9461 A3, Vol. II, page 98 top.
This photograph is contained in one of two volumes by Dobbin titled "Album of San Francisco."
View of principals in the Abe Ruef extortion trial, sitting in the courtroom. Eighteen men are visible; only four are identified. William H. Langdon is seated almost exactly in the center of the photo. Samuel M. Shortridge is at his left. Ruef is at Shortridge's left, facing the camera directly. Steve Bunner is at the extreme right of the photo. To Langdon's right, unidentified, is Francis J. Heney. Text written under photo: "Langdon, Sam Shortridge, Abe Rueff [sic]." Written to right: "Steve Bunner Detective."
Also have negative no. (4x5 in.): 29,790.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photoprint ; 3 5/8 x 6 1/2 in.
Identifier
(C)001381709CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVV-4968
Subject
Ruef, Abraham,, 1864-1936
Shortridge, Samuel Morgan,, 1861-1952,
Lawyers--California--San Francisco
Courtrooms--California--San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Group portraits
Place
California
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)

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