Title: Detective Charles Fredericks

Description: Detective Charles Fredericks holding a shotgun. The scene is part of investigation that took place after an attempted robbery at the Mercantile Trust Company on February 8, 1932. KCPD detective Oliver Carpenter was shot and killed while interrupting the robbery. The shotgun pictured was damaged by one of the suspect's bullets.

Date: February 8, 1932

Photographer: Unknown

Notes: The photo appeared in the February 8, 1932 Kansas City Journal-Post newspaper.

Item Type: Glass negative, b/w, 4 x 5 in.

Collection: Zeldin Collection of Journal-Post Glass Negatives (P29)

Location: P29, Box 19, Folder 23, #13 (print)

Subject: Crimes; Detectives; Forensic photographs;

Digital Format: Print made from negative; scanned as 600 dpi JPEG and imported as JPEG2000 in CONTENTdm software.

Barcode: 10016228

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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