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Title
Marian Semmelmeyer with pistol, 1933
Date Created and/or Issued
June 20, 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) 825-2451
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Marian Semmelmeyer, smiling, in light suit and hat, left hand in pocket, right hand aiming pistol at camera, standing on dirt road with parked cars at left, trees in background
Possibly connected to Los Angeles Times article, November 15, 1934, Woman Pistol Champ Afraid of Guns (Mrs. Marion Simmelmeyer, California pistol-shot champion); or October 19, 1934, Police Pistol Teams to Meet (A women’s team, captained by Mrs. Marian Semmelmeyer of Beverly Hills, also will shoot); or April 19, 1933, Film Wounding Laid to Defect, Bullet-Proof Vest Failed Stunt Man McClellan, Woman Pistol Expert Had Hit Squarely on Mark (The story of his accidental shooting during the filming of a daring scene for the Universal newsreel was revealed yesterday by Mrs. Marion Semmelmeyer, crack pistol shot.)
Handwritten at edge of negative: Mrs. Marian Semmelmeyer 6/20/33 LW
Text from nitrate negative sleeve: Semmelmeyer, Marian Mrs. Pistol champ, 1935
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
2872
uclamss_1429_2872
ark:/21198/zz002cksxb
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
People
Handguns
Semmelmeyer, Marian Agnes, 1904-2004
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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