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Title
Apartment shared by William Edward Hickman, his mother and sister, months before the kidnap and murder of Marion Parker, Alhambra, 1927
Date Created and/or Issued
1927
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.
Related to Los Angeles Times article, Hickman a "Mild Boy": Neighbors in Alhambra Recall Slayer Suspect as "Gentleman" and "Bug on Motorcycles," 21 Dec. 1927: 2.
Hickman was convicted for the murder of pharmacist C. Ivy Toms during the commission of a robbery, and for the kidnap and murder of 12-year-old Marion Parker. Hickman was executed at San Quentin on October 19, 1928.
The Alhambra walk-up apartment (2523 Birch Street) shared by William Edward Hickman, his mother Eva and sister Mary.
Text from negative sleeve: Hickman kidnapping case. 1927
Handwritten on negative: Parker Case
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_10411
ark:/21198/zz002hbchv
Subject
Criminals--California--Alhambra
Dwellings--California--Alhambra
Hickman, William Edward, 1908-1928
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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