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District Attorney David L'Esperance and Dorothy Dunbar Wells, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
January 29, 1936
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.
Former wife of boxer Max Baer is taking Jerry Miley to court with the help of district attorney L'Esperance on charges of grand theft.
Similar photograph appears with the article, "Oil Venture Bilking Told," Los Angeles Times, 24 Jan 1936: A2.
D.A. L'Esperance sits beside Dorothy at a desk strewn with papers, rulers, a sleeve of matches and a box of Camel cigarettes.
Handwritten on negative: L2R Dep D. A David L'Esperance + Dorothy Dunbar Wells 1-23-36
Text from negative sleeve: 3349 - Dorothy Dunbar Wells David L'Esperance Dep. DA Max Baer x wife (actor) 1-23-36 [stamped:] Jan 29 1936
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Law & legal affairs--California--Los Angeles
Crimes--California--Los Angeles
L' Esperance, David, 1874-1942
Dunbar, Dorothy 1902-1992
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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