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Title
Ed Rosenberg, Jack Rosenberg and Jacob Berman in court charged in the Asa Keyes bribery case, Los Angeles, 1928
Date Created and/or Issued
November 1, 1928
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.
Photograph of Ed Rosenberg (left), Jack Rosenberg (center), and Jacob Berman (alias Jack Bennett) in the courtroom of Judge Edmonds. They were charged with participation in a plot to bribe District-Attorney Asa Keyes to dismiss charges against them for their role in the over-issue of Julian Oil Corporation stock in 1927. They are seated at a table with blotters on it and with others seated behind them in the courtroom.
A near-identical photograph was published (reversed), below a photograph of Asa Keyes standing before Judge Edmonds, in the Los Angeles Times, 2 Nov. 1928: 3.
Handwritten on negative: Jack Bennett and Jack & Ed Rosenberg.
Text from negative sleeve: Bennett, Jack
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_1114
ark:/21198/zz002dbhj2
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Stockbrokers--California--Los Angeles
Bribery--California--Los Angeles
Judicial proceedings--California--Los Angeles
Berman, Jacob
Rosenberg, Jack
Rosenberg, Ed H. (Edward Henry), 1894-1940
Keyes, Asa, 1877-1934
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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