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Title
Doug Howatt taking fingerprints at the murder scene of Dr. Charles DuBois, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
December 17, 1935
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.
Officer Doug Howatt gathering evidence from a possible murder weapon. A man's legs are visible in the bottom of the frame. Another man is cut out of the frame on the left. On a white table there are guns, empty bottles, and a large stain on the corner.
Text from negative sleeve: 4225 Aug 12, 1936, Mrs. Grace DuBois + copy of photo of Dr. DuBois + Clellos Rockham (Dr.’s fiancée) + Lillian Abbott (Dr.’s sec’y) + Doug Howatt taking fingerprints (used to be in env #4067? Dated 12-17-35) Murder
Handwritten on negative: Doug Howatt taking fingerprints Dr Chas DuBois shooting 12-17-35
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_13272
ark:/21198/zz002hnfb8
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Police--California--Los Angeles
Murder--Investigation--California--Los Angeles County
Crime scenes--California--Los Angeles
Howatt, Douglas G., 1896-1985
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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