Police capture George Lacey

Police capture George Lacey
November 1952
EP-Crime-Shooting and Armed Hold Ups-01

Police capture George Lacey. Photographed by an unknown photographer in November 1952.

George Lacey was one of two youths involved in shooting a detective at Palmerston North on the 20th of November 1952.

Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).

Physical Description: Silver gelatin print, 20.3 x 13.3 cm

Additional description

Alternative form available: Print in Turnbull Library Pictures Evening Post illustrations file at Legal-Crime-Shooting & armed hold ups (Cabinet no 5, drawer 3)

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Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers / Photographs relating to shooting and armed hold ups
1 b&w original photographic print(s), Photographs, Silver gelatin print, 20.3 x 13.3 cm
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Police capture George Lacey. Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers. Ref: EP-Crime-Shooting and Armed Hold Ups-01. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/23181472

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