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Smashing Slot Machines



Smashing Slot Machines
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Title: Smashing Slot Machines
Description: Andrew Serstad, turnkey at the county jail, uses a sledge hammer to smash a confiscated slot machine with Sheriff Lawrence O. Larson looking on.

Image ID: 15863
Creation
Date:
June 10, 1935 
Creator
Name:
McVicar, Angus B., 1903-1964
City, State: Madison, Wisconsin
Collection
Name:
Photo Copy Service : Photographs and Negatives, 1925-1983
Genre: Photograph
Subjects: Crime
Law enforcement
Sheriffs
Gambling
Indoor photography
Men
Hammers
Suits (Clothing)
Jails
 

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