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Title
Nazi gear
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Brich, George
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1964
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
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."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00117860
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d021_f6_i16
CARL0005354453
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/51314
Subject
Police--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Evidence, Criminal--California--Los Angeles
Nazis--Flags
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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