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Title
Kidnapping victim Mary Skeele walking blindfolded with a group of men [police detectives?], Los Angeles, 1933
Date Created and/or Issued
1933
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) 825-2507
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Mary Skeele walking blindfolded with a group of men [police detectives?], in a residential neighborhood
Mary B. Skeele, wife of Walter Skeele, the Professor of Organ and Dean of the College of Music at the University of Southern California was kidnapped in 1933. The ransom was paid and Mrs. Skeele was returned unharmed. A former student was found guilty of the crime.
Text from negative sleeve: Skeele, Mary B. Mrs. Kidnapping Case, 1933
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_2816
ark:/21198/zz002ckkgq
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Kidnappings--California--Los Angeles
Legal
People
Skeele, Mary Bosworth, 1867-1942
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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