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Title
City Hall listening post
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1942
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
This is one of the devices which Ray Pinker, police chemist, brought in to demonstrate how listening posts were installed in the Civic Center to record conversations. Shown with the device on January 30, 1942, are George Darrow, left, and Russell Camp, police technicians. Pinker was the first witness in the probe today.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00046246
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 9073
CARL0000050188
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/16286
Subject
Governmental investigation--California--Los Angeles
Wiretapping--California--Los Angeles
Eavesdropping--California--Los Angeles
Grand jury--United States
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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