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Henry G. Owen

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Letter dated January 10, 1919 from Henry G. Owen to Attorney General William Langer updating Langer on his injury and describing "one of the worst abuses of police power that I have ever heard about," in Minot, in which a young man is shot dead by police as he flees a police raid. In reference to Langer's letter of Jan 6, Owen says he has not yet rented rooms or purchased furniture.

Date of Work

1-10-1919

Keywords

alcohol sales, Minot, prohibition, prostitution

Organizations Referenced

Minot Police

People Referenced

R. E. Brewster, Dan Doherty, Lynn Frazier, G. A. Hallness , Gerhart Hallness, William Langer, Mrs. W. M. Ledbetter, B. E. Mawrers, Henry G. Owen, J. W. Rowan

Disciplines

Political History | United States History

Letter from Henry G. Owen to Attorney General Langer Regarding Abuse of Police Power, 1919

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