An interesting looking into crime in teh early 20th century. These early mug shots commonly called Bertillons are beautifully framed and matted.
Bertillons were used before Mug Shots came in vogue. These are early 1900 sheets used to identify crimimals. One side usually contains either an image or a clip from a newspaper along with descriptive statistics on the suspect. The recto contains arrest information as additional information on the subject.
$100 No. 3625