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Henry Guttman, convicted on theft charges, being searched by Deputy Jailer Herbert Young, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
July 12, 1935
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 Arcadia funds.
This photograph appears with the article, "Fight Lost By Guttman: Jury Convicts in Sewell Case After Being Out Three Days; Defendant Goes to Jail," Los Angeles Times, 13 Jul. 1935: A1.
Deputy Sheriff Herbert Young searches Henry Guttman, who has just been convicted of stealing $44,000 from Mrs. Blanche Sewell, a widow with whom he had a relationship. Another man with a badge looks on in the background. They stand at the entry of the jail, with Guttman grabbing the bars behind him.
Handwritten on negative: L to R Henry Guttman, Herbert Young 7-12-35
Text from negative sleeve: 1047- Henry Guttman. Dep Shr. Herbert Young. Guttman goes to jail. 7-12-35. [Stamped:] Jul 18 1935
Text from newspaper caption: Goes to Jail After Conviction: Henry Guttman, who was convicted on theft charges brought by Mrs. Blanche Sewell, wealthy Beverly Hills widow, is being searched by Deputy Jailer Herbert Young before being locked up.
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Jails--California--Los Angeles
Criminals--California--Los Angeles
Guttman, Henry
Young, Herbert
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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