Local citizen comforting children after a very large police raid on the small town of Short Creek to arrest members of a Mormon sect named United Effort for still practicing polygamy & other indecency charges.


  • Date: 1953-07
  • Location: Short Creek, AZ, US
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W NEGATIVE
  • Subject Keywords: Polygamy, Religions, Mormon, 1950s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Loomis Dean
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_1266192
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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