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Stolen weapons recovered
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated June 9, 1958 reads, "Valley detectives display part of 143 stolen military weapons which were recovered by FBI agents and Valley police at Sun Valley residence of North Hollywood gun dealer. Detectives, from left, are Walter Bouscher, Robert Uber and Sgt. John Metcalf."; See images #00127381 through #00127382 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Crime--California--San Fernando Valley
Illegal arms transfers--California--San Fernando Valley
Firearms theft--California--San Fernando Valley
Firearms--California--San Fernando Valley
Rifles--California--San Fernando Valley
Detectives--California--San Fernando Valley
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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