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Alice Adeline Cooke, criminal record number 565LB, 30 December 1922. State Reformatory for Women, Long Bay, NSW  
 
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Title: Alice Adeline Cooke, criminal record number 565LB, 30 December 1922. State Reformatory for Women, Long Bay, NSW
 
Creator: New South Wales. Dept. of Prisons
 
Date: 30 December 1922
 
Format: [Photograph] Glass plate negative: b&w; 4.75 x 6.5
 
Inscription: Emulsion side: 565.L.B. 1/1 aA2a/aR2a /0 3., A.COOKE. 30.12.22
 
Place: State Reformatory for Women, Long Bay
 
Subject: mug shots
women prisoners
 
Description: Convicted of bigamy and theft. By the age of 24 Alice Cooke had amassed an impressive number of aliases and at least two husbands. Described by police as 'rather good looking', Cooke was a habitual thief and a convicted bigamist. Aged 24. Part of an archive of forensic photography created by the NSW Police between 1912 and 1964.
 
Published in: Nerida Campbell Femme fatale : the female criminal Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales, 2008. pp 118-119
 
Source: Justice & Police Museum ; FP07_0219_002
 
Rights: Justice & Police Museum
 
Record no: 35365