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Telegraph poles & detectives 1920s. Date and place unknown.  
 
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Title: Rural landscape, detective and uniformed policeman presumably standing so as to indicate precise site of motor accident. Date and place unknown, probably late 1920s.
 
Creator: New South Wales. Police Dept.
 
Date: [192?]
 
Format: [Picture] Glass plate negative:
 
Inscription: Emulsion side:
 
Subject: country roads
detectives (police)
policemen
telegraph poles
 
Description: Policemen can be seen standing to attention in a number of photographs; presumably the midpoint between the two men in this photograph marks the precise site of a motor accident or collision.
 
Published in: Peter Doyle with Caleb Williams City of shadows: Sydney police photographs 1912-1948 Historic Houses Trust, 2005, pp.26, 229.
 
Exhibited in: City of Shadows at the Justice & Police Museum, Sydney, November 2005-January 2007.
 
Source: Justice & Police Museum ; 083
 
Rights: Justice & Police Museum
 
Record no: 31243