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Burmah White is questioned by Dr. William A. Griffith, Los Angeles, 1933
Date Created and/or Issued
September 12, 1933
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.
Burmah wears a white dress and sits with her legs crossed in front of a giant American flag hung on the wall behind her. Dr. Griffith addresses her, kneeling on one knee and holding a folded piece of paper in his hands.
The arraignment of Burmah Adams White begins which consists of an indictment charging her with eight counts of robbery and two counts of assault with a deadly weapon.
Photograph appears with the article, "Blonde Bandit True Bill Near," Los Angeles Times, 13 Sep 1933: A1.
Text from newspaper caption: Widow Admits Part in Eight Robberies Mrs. Burmah White, confessed bandit, is shown being questioned by Dr. William A. Griffith, foreman of the grand jury.
Text from negative sleeve: White, Mrs. Burmah Griffith, Dr. Wm. A. 3304 -
Handwritten on negative: Mrs Burmah White + Dr. Wm. A. Griffith
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Law & legal affairs--California--Los Angeles
Griffith, William A., (Dr.)
White, Burmah A., b. 1914
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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