Telegram offering to pay for Brady Gang film, Bangor, 1937

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This is a Western Union telegram to Everett S. "Shep" Hurd from Hack Haney at Movietone News offering to pay for Hurd's video footage.

Hurd filmed the shootout between federal law enforcement officers and the Brady Gang on Central Street in Bnagor on October 12, 1937.

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  • Title: Telegram offering to pay for Brady Gang film, Bangor, 1937
  • Creation Date: 1937-10-12
  • Subject Date: 1937-10-12
  • Location: Bangor, Penobscot County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 16.5 cm x 20.5 cm
  • Local Code: 2009.004.0033.C
  • Collection: Brady Gang Collection
  • Object Type: Text

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Bangor Historical Society
159 Union Street, Bangor, ME 04401
(207) 942-1900

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