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David Mohr, student, and Max A. Erb, cameraman, during an investigation of David Graham Fischer, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
August 9, 1935
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.
David Mohr, University of Southern California student, and Max A. Erb, cameraman, two of several people who testified to giving money to (or were owned money by) David Graham Fischer. Fischer was accused of operating a fraudulent educational program called the Inter-Oceanic University.
Related to Los Angeles Times article, "Cruise Head Hunt Fails: Fischer Listed as Fugitive. Offices of Inter-Oceanic University Raided and Aide Questioned," 9 Aug 1935: A1.
Handwritten on negative: David Mohr (U.S.C.). Max Erb.
Text from negative sleeve: 1642. Box 3? Major C.S. Ramsey-Hill, A. G. Wright, David Mohr, Max Erb. (World Cruise Investigated by D.A.) 8/12/35. [Stamped:] Aug 22 1935.
b&w nitrate negative
Criminal investigations--California--Los Angeles
Fraud--California--Los Angeles
Victims of crimes--California--Los Angeles
Erb, Max A. (Max Alfonso), 1907-1989
Mohr, David
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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