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Lot # 24: 1934 John Dillinger, "Composite Photo of the Gangster and His Lifeless Body"

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 6 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "January Collectors Auction 2019",
which ran from 12/30/2018 12:00 PM to
1/12/2019 8:00 PM

Large 1934 composite photograph showing the most important photographs of the year, both which focused around gangster John Dillinger. At right is "Public Enemy Number One" in the Crown Point Jail and at left is his lifeless body after being gunned down on the streets of Chicago. Issued through the International News and stamped on the back with a huge paper caption as well. Photo is an important piece of gangster history that presents well with a small rip at the top border.

Size: 8x10
Designation: Vintage 1(b)
Condition: 2/5
Quality: 4.5/5
Overall Grade: 6.5/10

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