Pictured: Mugshot inscribed “Group of criminals Central 1921” Central Police Station, Sydney, NSW Police Forensic Photography Archive, Justice and Police Museum, Historic Houses Trust of NSW
They’re back! Following on from the last, tremendously successful season of City of Shadows: Inner City Crime and Mayhem 1912 - 1948 the exhibition has returned to the Justice and Police Museum in Sydney.
- Saturday 29 June 2013 - Monday 30 June 2014
- Free with museum entry
Museum open Saturday and Sunday only, 10am - 5pm
This exhibition crosses so many interests - what people wore on the streets in the 1920s, photography, social history, criminology (there are plenty of crime scene photos)…it’s a remarkable cross section of not only the criminal population, but also others who fell through the social cracks.