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Title
High mass for Chief William H. Parker
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Courtney, Tom
Date Created and/or Issued
1966
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
Pontifical requiem high mass for Chief William H. Parker held at St. Vibiana's Cathedral. The casket is flanked by six candles and a police honor guard as thousands have gathered to pay their last respects on July 20, 1966.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00041041
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 9267
CARL0000044934
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/12735
Subject
Parker, William H.--(William Henry),--1902-1966--Death and burial
Cathedral of Saint Vibiana (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Police--California--Los Angeles
Coffins--California--Los Angeles
Catholic churches--California--Los Angeles
Funeral rites and ceremonies--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Candles
Flags--United States
Women--California--Los Angeles
Audiences--California--Los Angeles
Stained glass windows--California--Los Angeles
Interiors--California--Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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