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School children write a letter to kidnapper of June Robles, Tucson, 1934
Date Created and/or Issued
May 3, 1934
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, “GO-BETWEEN VEILS TRIP: Robles Aide Hies to Nogales Ransoming of Girl Believed Near in Mexico and Cash Ready Grandfather Gets $15,000 but Remains in Tucson; Officers More Cheery,” Los Angeles Times, 3 May. 1934: 1.
This photograph is featured in the Los Angeles Times with the photograph that has the item ark 21198/zz002h9f8r.
Photograph of unnamed children and teacher in a classroom. They are shown here writing a letter. In the background there is a chalkboard that features ten sentences writing in English, presumably a grammar exercise.
Text from negative sleeve: Robles, June. Kidnap Case 1934.
Text from newspaper caption: CLASSMATES PLEAD FOR JUNE’S RELEASE In the upper photograph are pictured Grade 2Bclassmates of little June Robles, victim of kidnapers at Tucson, who have childishly scrawled a pathetic message (below) to abductors asking that the child be released.
b&w nitrate negative
Robles, June Cecilia, 1927-2014
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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