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Title
Lowell Lee, Captured Airplane Parts Thief, 1938
Date Created and/or Issued
1938
Publication Information
Tulare County Library
Contributing Institution
Tulare County Library, Annie R. Mitchell History Room
Collection
Tulare County Sesquicentennial Photograph Collection
Rights Information
This image is being made available for educational and research purposes only, under the Fair Use clause of the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17 section 107 U.S.C.) Further questions regarding the image or its use may be directed to the Tulare County Library, 200 W. Oak Ave., Visalia, CA 93291; Phn: 559-713-2700; Fax: 559-737-4586.
Description
This photo depicts Lowell Lee, a thief who in February, 1938, burglarized an airplane owned by Vernon Baird of Strathmore, CA. About $1,000 worth of parts was recovered later in Southern California, and Lee was captured in Burbank, CA. (Photo courtesy of Nancy Baird)
Type
image
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/c8v986ct
tcs0626
ST 0114

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