Accused murderer Katie Dunn with her lawyer Walter L. Gordon, Jr., and Judge Samuel Gates, Los Angeles, June 1940
- Accused murderer Katie Dunn with her lawyer Walter L. Gordon, Jr., and Judge Samuel Gates, Los Angeles, June 1940
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- June, 1940
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- Walter L. Gordon, Jr./William C. Beverly, Jr. Collection
Katie Dunn was accused of killing actor Henry Washington by stabbing him in the heart. A plea of self defense was accepted by the court. She was represented by attorney Walter L. Gordon, Jr. and the case was heard by Judge Samuel Gates.
Walter L. Gordon, Jr. was an African American attorney in Los Angeles.
All information concerning the content and description of the image was provided by Walter Gordon.
L to R: Katie Dunn, Attorney Walter L. Gordon, Judge Samuel Gates.
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African American lawyers--California--Los Angeles
Gates, Samuel, Judge
Gordon, Walter L., Jr., 1908-2012
- California--Los Angeles
- Resource type
- still image
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