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Title
First National Bank, exterior, following robbery, with people gathered, Arcadia, 1922
Date Created and/or Issued
1922
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
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Related to 2 articles: (1) "Nab Four For Bank Robbery, Mexicans Are Taken After One Hour’s Chase, First National of Arcadia Out Five Thousand, Cashier Saves Institution from Greater Loss." Los Angeles Times, 6 Apr. 1922. Print. The article states: "… That the four men are members of the band that held up and robbed the Bank of Alhambra Tuesday afternoon and escaped with $700 in cash was asserted by the arresting officers …" (2) "Outlaws Raid Alhambra Bank, Armed Men Grab Cash and Escape to City, Seven Hundred Dollars is Taken from Cage, Robbers Force Autoists to Help Their Flight." Los Angeles Times, 5 Apr. 1922. Print.
About 23 people, mostly children, standing on sidewalk in front of First National Bank, some gathered in a group, posing, one boy jumping with arms raised, with car at right
Negative severely damaged
Text from negative sleeve: California--Alhambra, bank robbery
Handwritten on negative: 1st Nat Bk of Alhambra
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
0339
uclamss_1429_0339
ark:/21198/zz002d9ktq
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Events
Crime
Disaster
Bank robberies--California--Arcadia
Bank robberies--California--Alhambra
Bank of Alhambra (Alhambra, Calif.)
First National Bank (Arcadia, Calif.)
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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