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State Archives of Florida
Bill Berger informs the committee about the death of his son - Tallahassee, Florida
Collection number N2006-6
Accompanying note: "Describing his adopted son's 1987 death, Bill Berger, from Sarasota, Fla., testifies Tuesday before the House Criminal Justice subcommittee. Snapping his fingers to the committee, Berger said he was gone "just like that" as he describes the 9 year old's instantaneous death when a school friend pulled the trigger of his dad's deer rifle at home that he thought was unloaded. Introducer of the bill, Rep. Harry Jennings, (R)-Sarasota, top, outlined the measure which stipulates penalties for person's who negligently leave firearms accessable to children."
Subject - Person
Chicago Manual of Style
Foley, Mark T., 1943-. Bill Berger informs the committee about the death of his son - Tallahassee, Florida. 1989. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/133908>, accessed 29 November 2022.
Foley, Mark T., 1943-. Bill Berger informs the committee about the death of his son - Tallahassee, Florida. 1989. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 29 Nov. 2022.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/133908>
AP Style Photo Citation
(State Archives of Florida/Foley)