Atlanta Police Department

Collection:
Herbert T. Jenkins Photographs
Title:
Atlanta Police Department
Publisher:
Herbert Jenkins Photographs, Atlanta History Center
Date of Original:
1940/1950
Subject:
Police--Georgia--Atlanta
Law enforcement officers--Georgia--Atlanta
Law enforcement--Georgia--Atlanta
Automobiles--1940-1950
Vehicles--Georgia--Atlanta
Clothing and dress--1940-1950
Crimes--Georgia--Atlanta
Automobile theft
Atlanta Police Department (Atlanta, Ga.)
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of an Atlanta police officer standing over two presumably handcuffed men in what appears to be a car dealership, after hours.
The Atlanta Police Department was formed in 1873 with 26 officers. Thomas Jones was elected the first Atlanta Chief of Police.
Local Identifier:
VIS 43.12.06
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Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/Jenkins/id/106
Rights Holder:
This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Additional Rights Information:
Please contact holding institution for information regarding use and copyright status.
Extent:
8 x 10 in. silver gelatin print
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center

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