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August 1951, Los Angeles - Juvenile gang members of the so-called “Jack’s Gang” interrogated by officers.
Source: USC Digital Library

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August 1951, Los Angeles - Juvenile gang members of the so-called “Jack’s Gang” interrogated by officers.

Source: USC Digital Library

Everyone should look so good when their apartment is bombed.

Bomb goes off in an apartment at 1034 1/2 Hilldale Avenue, 24 June 1958. Dorothy Adamson — 28 years old — was eating in a nearby cafe when the bomb went off.

Sources: lapl.org and USC Digital Library

The drunk tank at Lincoln Heights jail, Los Angeles. Christmas Eve, 1949.
(photo source: lapl.org)
Twas the night before Christmas,In a chilly Lincoln Heights jail.Why the drunk tank so cheerless?"We had one too many cocktail."
- JWR

The drunk tank at Lincoln Heights jail, Los Angeles. Christmas Eve, 1949.

(photo source: lapl.org)

Twas the night before Christmas,
In a chilly Lincoln Heights jail.
Why the drunk tank so cheerless?
"We had one too many cocktail."

- JWR

East Los Angeles female gang members in a police lineup, 1942.
Source: lapl.org

East Los Angeles female gang members in a police lineup, 1942.

Source: lapl.org