More to explore:
Mug Shots from the 1920s - http://imgur.com/gallery/wj60p
Black and white old photos
Sydney, 1921. These men are in fact freshly-arrested gangsters sitting for their mug shot.
1920s Australian Police mugshots, from Sydney's Justice & Police Museum collection. #police #australia #artistic #photography #portraiture #artdirection
Mug shot or fashion shoot for GQ? Vintage mug shot from the 20's.
Gilbert Burleigh and Joseph Delaney – August 27, 1920. A photographic collection of civilians' run-ins with the law from the Sydney Justice & Police Museum
Vintage Mugshots from the 1920s. Australia.
This Man Refused to Open His Eyes. 1928 mugshot, via Twistedsifter, clicks through to their staggeringly fascinating collection of vintage police portraits
thepromptlywriter: Part of CITY OF SHADOWS: SYDNEY POLICE PHOTOGRAPHS 1912-1948
23 Vintage Bad Girl Mugshots and one from Contra Costa County no less.
James Williams, arrested for larceny, 1902. (Tyne & Wear Archives & Museum)
portraits of criminals in Sydney in the 1920's Neely, is it just me or does this one remind you of Conan?!
Lenore - "This poster was created from the original Police Department negative we own. Awesome, right?"
Vintage mugshots housed by the Historic Houses Trust. Many of these intriguing photographs are also accompanied by a description of the person and the crime(s) they have committed.
The wedding of Ethel and Charlie 1921 .... Love, Love, Love her bouquet!!!
20's mug shots