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Title
Bugsy Siegel on trial
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 is damaged along the edges.
Photograph caption dated January 23, 1942 reads, "Seated a few feet away from each other, Benjamin 'Bugsy' Siegel, at right, and Frank 'Pug' Carbo, at left, who are accused of the murder of Harry "Big Greeny" Schachter in a Hollywood rubout two years ago, are shown during a recess at their trial Sitting between them is Willard Burgess, attorney for Carbo. Gruesome photographs taken by police officers at the death scene were among the first evidence presented at the opening session today. A jury of nine men and three women has been selected."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;24 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00010175
Herald Examiner Collection
HE-000-802 4x5; SCHE_b004_f3_i4
CARL0004958798
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/8147
Subject
Siegel, Bugsy,--1906-1947--Trials, litigation, etc
Siegel, Bugsy,--1906-1947
Criminals--United States
Organized crime--United States
Courts--California--Los Angeles
Lawyers--California--Los Angeles
Courtrooms--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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