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Nazi gear
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Brich, George
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated November 16, 1964 reads, "Van Nuys Police Sgt. Lou Biro checks equipment owned by Arthur Aydelotte, 35, arrested for possession of tear gas." The article partially reads, "Arthur Burnham Aydelotte, 35, of 6542 Fulton Ave., was stopped by Van Nuys police at Longridge Avenue and Vanowen Street for exceeding the speed limit...Officers said Aydelotte agreed to open the trunk of the car where they said they found 11 cans of tear gas, the Nazi flag and German officers' uniform, 18 spent shells and a private policeman's cap...He said he was in charge of anti-subversive activities for American Legion post 606 in La Canada...La Canada American Legion Post said there was no such organization as the one Aydelotte claimed to head."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Police--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Evidence, Criminal--California--Los Angeles
Caps (Headgear)--California--Los Angeles
Firearms--California--Los Angeles
Police stations--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Germany--Armed Forces--Uniforms
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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