Atlanta Police Department

Collection:
Herbert T. Jenkins Photographs
Title:
Atlanta Police Department
Publisher:
Herbert Jenkins Photographs, Atlanta History Center
Date of Original:
1947
Subject:
Police--Georgia--Atlanta
Law enforcement officers--Georgia--Atlanta
Uniforms--1940-1950
Schools--Georgia--Atlanta
Students--Georgia--Atlanta
Portraits, Group
Law enforcement training--Georgia--Atlanta
Jenkins, Herbert, 1907-1990
Atlanta Police Department (Atlanta, Ga.)
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
First Police Recruit School of the Atlanta Police Department - July and August, 1947
View of the first graduating class of police recruits in the Atlanta Police Department under police chief Herbert Jenkins, in Atlanta, Georgia.
The Atlanta Police Department was formed in 1873 with 26 officers. Thomas Jones was elected the first Atlanta Chief of Police.
Local Identifier:
VIS 43.11.05
ahc043011005a.jpg
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/Jenkins/id/94
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:
5 x 10 in. silver gelatin print
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center

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