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Murder Scene, Crowd Surrounding a Car
Murder Scene, Crowd Surrounding a Car
TitleMurder Scene, Crowd Surrounding a Car
DescriptionCrowd gathered around a Buick automobile on Armour Blvd. The car belonged to mobster Gus 'Steinie" Fasone and was the intended getaway vehicle following the murder of bootlegger Ferris Anthon by Charles Gargotta and accomplices. Fasone and fellow gangster Sam Scola were killed in the exhange by Sheriff Tom Bash. The picture was taken after the bodies were removed.
DateAugust 12, 1933
PhotographerUnknown
Notes
Item TypeGlass negative, b/w, 4 x 5 in.
CollectionZeldin Collection of Journal-Post Glass Negatives (P29)
See finding aid: http://localhistory.kclibrary.org/u?/Local,36855
LocationP29, Box 18, Folder 12, #4 (print)
SubjectCrimes
Homicides
Crowds
Digital FormatPrint made from negative; scanned as 600 dpi JPEG and imported as JPEG2000 in CONTENTdm software.
Barcode10015607
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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