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Carte-de-visite of Henry M. Stanley Description: Stanley, a newspaper reporter and tireless self-promoter, was hired by the New York Herald to find the missing Livingstone in 1871, winning himself wealth and reputation. Creator/Photographer: London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company Date: 1872
Fullerton Patrolman Ernest E. Garner with bank robbers, Fullerton, 1927 Bank robbers W. Benjamin Morrison (left) and George Horine (right) of San Jose were captured when the car they were driving overturned at Spadra Rd. and Whiting Ave. The two 19-year-olds had robbed a bank in Saratoga, California the week before. "Don't tell my mother," said Morrison. "She had carbon monoxide poisoning a couple of years ago and lost her memory. If she finds out about this it will give her a setback."
Show Me the Money: 19thc bank robbers and counterfeiters – K.B. Owen, mystery writer
Robert LeRoy Parker, better known as Butch Cassidy, was a notorious American train robber, bank robber, and leader of the Wild Bunch Gang in the American Old West. After pursuing a career in crime for several years in the United States, the pressures of being pursued, notably by the Pinkerton Detective Agency, forced him to flee, first to Argentina and then to Bolivia, where he was allegedly killed in a shootout in November 1908.