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Title
Assistant cashier E. J. Ryan, bus driver M. H. Fisher and bank manager Charles Griffiths review details of a robbery at Bank of America, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
March 3, 1936
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
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-4988
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Photorgaph appears with the article, "Hollywood Bank Robbed," Los Angeles Times, 3 Mar 1936: 3.
Two men remain seated while a third peers over one's shoulder at documents placed on the desk in front of them.
Text from newspaper caption: M. H. Fisher, center, bus driver, is describing to officials of the Melrose-Bronson Branch of the Bank of America how he attempted to block the escape of bandits who raided the bank of about $6000. Left to right are E. J. Ryan, assistant cashier; Fisher, and Charles Griffiths, manager.
Text from negative sleeve: 3484 - Charles Griffiths (Bank Mgr) M. H. Fisher (Bus driver) E. J. Ryan (asst cashier) Bank Robbery - Melrose and Bronson 3/2/36 [stamped:] Mar 4 1936
Handwritten on negative: Bank Robbery - 3/2/36 - Melrose and Bronson - 12 E. J. Ryan - asst cashier M. H. Fisher - Bus driver Charles Griffiths
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_12464
ark:/21198/zz002hmggc
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Robberies--California--Los Angeles
Griffiths, Charles, (Bank manager)
Fisher, M.H., b. 1903
Ryan, E. J., (Assistant cashier)
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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