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Photographs of speakeasies in Oakland, Calif. [graphic]
BANC PIC 1983.156--PIC
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Title:

Photographs of speakeasies in Oakland, Calif
Perspectives on the Alameda County District Attorney's Office

Abstract:

Police photographs of prohibition related crimes and scenes: people serving alcohol, stills, speakeasies (interiors and exteriors), bars, etc. mainly in North Oakland. Includes a few mug shots and one "Wanted" poster with finger prints. One street scene shows an election poster for Earl Warren.

Date:

ca. 1930-ca. 1942 (issued)

Subject:

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Prohibition -- California -- Oakland -- Photographs
Speakeasies -- California -- Oakland
Law enforcement -- California -- Oakland -- Photographs
Oakland (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographers unknown.
Finding aid available.
Received with: Perspectives on the Alameda County District Attorney's Office (BANC MSS 73/158 c). Gift of Lloyd Jester.

Type:

graphic
Wanted posters.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
39 photographic prints & 1 poster : b&w ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1983.156--PIC

Origin:

California