Title: Charles Gargotta Being Escorted by Officers

Description: Mobster Charles Gargotta (center) being escorted to his arraignment to face charges of murdering bootlegger Ferris Anthon and the attempted murder of Sheriff Thomas Bash on August 12, 1933. He is being escorted by Chief Deputy William Schickhardt (left) and Deputy Al Finkelstine.

Date: August 16, 1933

Photographer: Unknown

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

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

Location: P29, Box 19, Folder 22, #6 (print)

Subject: Law enforcement officers; Criminals; Organized crime

Local Subject: Gargotta, Charles;

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

Barcode: 10016223

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

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