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Murder suspect Madalynne Obenchain, Los Angeles, 1921-1924
Date Created and/or Issued
[between 1921 and 1924]
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
Access to this collection is generously supported by Haynes Foundation funds.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
A similar photograph taken on the same occasion appears with the article, "Woman Spent Many Months a Prisoner," Los Angeles Times, 13 Jun 1924: A1.
Madalynne Obenchain was tried and acquitted for the murder of J. Belton Kennedy.
Obenchain, photographed from the shoulders up, wears a black dress with a white collar and a pearl necklace.
Text from negative sleeve: Obenchain, Madeline [handwritten:] Obenchain, Madalynne
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Murder--Investigation--California, Southern
Obenchain, Madalynne b. 1893
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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