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Title
Peggy Caffee, witness to the murder of Alberta Meadows, with District Attorney William C. Doran and detective Dwight Longuevan, Los Angeles, 1922
Date Created and/or Issued
[July 14, 1922]
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.
Peggy Caffee was a witness to the murder of Alberta Meadows, 19, who was killed by Clara Phillips, 28 years old, in July 1922. Philips believed Meadows was having an affair with Philips' husband. She was convicted of the murder and sent to San Quentin Prison. She was paroled in 1935.
Photograph of Peggy Caffee, witness to the murder of Alberta Meadows, is seated with District Attorney William C. Doran (seated on the left). Los Angeles detective Sergeant Dwight Longuevan is also present (2nd from right).
Text from negative sleeve, Philips (sic), Clara
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_11248
ark:/21198/zz002h9806
Subject
Witnesses--California--Los Angeles
Lawyers--California--Los Angeles
Homicides--California--Los Angeles
Detectives--California--Los Angeles
Longuevan, Dwight West, 1890-1959
Caffee, Peggy
Doran, William C., 1884-1965
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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