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Title
Two detectives unearthing the remains of Grace Young at Beverly Glen cabin in Los Angeles, Calif., 1925
Date Created and/or Issued
1925
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-3724
Description
Dr. Thomas Young was married to Grace Gordon Young, a millionaire widow with one son. Dr. Young confessed to killing his wife and burying her body in a cistern at their Beverly Glen cabin in an attempt to gain custody of his stepson and his inheritance. In the middle of his trial in August 1925 Young committed suicide while in jail.
Type
Image
Format
b&w glass negative
Identifier
uclalat_1429_b3739_G5727
ark:/21198/zz0002pr8w
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Legal
Murder--Investigation--California--Los Angeles County
Murder victims--California--Los Angeles County
People
Dead persons
Crime scene searches--California--Los Angeles County
Young, Thomas W., 1877-1925--Trials, litigation, etc
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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