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Title
Who shall we blame for our delinquents?
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1954
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 June 29, 1954 reads, "End of trail - This small Van Nuys cell is similar to those used for 16 and 17-year-old juveniles in Los Angeles County Jail. Built for two, it must as a rule accommodate three, third boy sleeping on floor or on mattress."; See image #00123476 for additional photo in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00123477
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d029_f37_i15
CARL0005417100
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/55767
Subject
Los Angeles County Jail (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Juvenile delinquents--California--Los Angeles
Criminal records--California--Los Angeles
Teenagers--California--Los Angeles
Jails--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Interiors--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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