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Joe Wagner, Irving Fenton, H. Newkirk Wheeler, and Joe Roller escorted by Marshal Paul Hendricks, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
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.
Photograph appears with the article, "Convicts get Motor Trip," Los Angeles Times, 26 June 1935: A1.
Prisoners convicted of various crimes are being shipped to Washington penal institution McNeil Island, escorted by U.S. Marshals.
The four men wear normal clothing consisting of suits, jackets and ties. The top of Joe Roller's head can be seen behind Fenton's shoulder, along with one side of his shoulder as he crouches behind the other prisoner.
Text from negative sleeve: 1200 - Wagner, Jno. Fenton, Ervin Wheeler, H. Newkirk Hendricks, Dep. Mar. Paul Federal Prisoners 6/25/35 [stamped:] Jul 18 1935
Text from newspaper caption: Included among the prisoners, left to right, Joe Wagner, Irving Fenton and H. Newkirk Wheeler and Deputy United States Marshall Paul Hendricks at extreme right. Joe Roller, another prisoner, objected to being photographed, but the top of his head and should can be seen behind Fenton.
Handwritten on negative:
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Clocks & watches
Law enforcement officers--California--Los Angeles
Prisoners--California--Los Angeles
Fenton, Irving
Wagner, John A
Roller, Joe
Hendricks, Paul
Wheeler, H. Newkirk (Hal Newkirk), 1892-1935
McNeil Island (Wash.)
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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