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Title
Photograph of newspaper article, Los Angeles Times, December 12, 1930, Eight-Million-Dollar Fund Theft Confessed
Contributor
Bank of Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) (subject)
Beesemyer, Gilbert Henry, -- 1885-1982 (subject)
University of California, Los Angeles. -- Library. -- Dept. of Special Collections (repository)
Guaranty Building and Loan Association (Los Angeles, Calif.) (subject)
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Bartlett (Adelbert) Papers
Rights Information
copyrighted
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Description
Text from nitrate negative sleeve: 2518 Hollywood Blvd, 1931. Photo by Adelbert Bartlett, 535 15th Street, Santa Monica, Calif. Hollywood Blvd looking east at corner of Wilcox avenue with Xmas decorations in place. Year 1931
Text reads in part: Gilbert H. Beesemyer, Head of Loan Company and Hollywood Bank, Tells of Defalcations. An amazing confession of defalcations amounting to approximately $8,000,000 in funds of the Guaranty Building and Loan Association was made late last night by Gilbert H. Beesemyer, secretary-manager of the association ... He was taken to the County Jail early this morning. The story of the misappropriation of funds of the association, of which the Bank of Hollywood is an allied institution, came with dramatic suddenness ...
"Bank of Hollywood" is underlined in pencil each of the 3 times it appears in article
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Type
image
Format
1 p.
Identifier
edu.ucla.library.specialCollections.bartlett:1109
uclamss_1300_1118i
1118i
ark:/21198/zz002bww72
Language
English
Subject
Embezzlement -- California -- Los Angeles
Place
California
Los Angeles
Hollywood
Relation
Adelbert Bartlett Papers. Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA
ark:/21198/zz002bww1z (negative)

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