Los Angeles Public Library > Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection > Bugsy Siegel

Image / Bugsy Siegel

Have a question about this item?

Item Information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
Bugsy Siegel
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1940
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
Photograph caption dated August 16, 1940 reads, "Benny 'Bugs' Siegel, Hollywood night life figure, was seized today in his luxurious Holmby Hills home on a complaint connecting him to the gangland slaying of Harry Schachter, chauffeur, in Hollywood last Thanksgiving."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00010126
Herald Examiner Collection
SCHE_b004_f1_i1; HE-000-019 4x5
CARL0004957372
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/8091
Subject
Siegel, Bugsy,--1906-1947
Organized crime--United States
Criminals--United States
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

Explore related content on Calisphere: