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Crowds in front of the Courthouse during the Hickman kidnap and murder trial, Los Angeles, 1927-1928
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
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Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Crowds line both sides of the street and gather in front of the old Los Angeles County Courthouse during the arraignment or trial of William Edward Hickman, confessed kidnapper and murderer of Marion Parker, age 12. Photographed in the vicinity of Broadway and Temple streets (current City Hall location). The Hall of Records stands on the left.
Text from negative sleeve: Hickman, William Edward...Murder
Written on negative: Hickman case
b&w nitrate negative
Kidnappings--California--Los Angeles
Courthouses--California--Los Angeles
Crowds--California--Los Angeles
Homicides--California--Los Angeles
Hickman, William Edward, 1908-1928
Parker, Marion, 1915-1927
Los Angeles County Courthouse (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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