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So cool 1920s mugshots

Some amazing mugshots from the 1920s via The Phoblographer. Click on the link to see more, well worth the look.

We recently found this collection from the Sydney Living Museums via the Historic Houses Trust that contain a plethora of mugshots from the 1920s. And the photos themselves were not only kept in impeccable condition but they also have details such as the person’s name, the crime they committed and more.
But even more awesome is the fact that they’re remarkable looking and significantly better than modern day mugshots where the person takes a frontal photo with a sign and side photos.


Images courtesy of the Sydney Living Museums

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