[Arlington Constable A. B. Austin with moonshine still he "busted" in 1932]

Description:

Photograph of Constable Albert Austin sitting on the back of a truck loaded with a moonshine still. He has a bottle of confiscated whiskey in each hand. Several men, young and old, are standing beside the truck, some facing the camera. The caption below the picture reads "Constable A.B. Austin and the still he "busted" in 1932 --Arlington." This picture was in the 1984 Arlington Police Commemorative Book.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Arlington
Creation Date: 1932
Partner(s):
Arlington Public Library
Collection(s):
Arlington Police Department Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 189
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Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1932
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Arlington
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1932  
Description:

Photograph of Constable Albert Austin sitting on the back of a truck loaded with a moonshine still. He has a bottle of confiscated whiskey in each hand. Several men, young and old, are standing beside the truck, some facing the camera. The caption below the picture reads "Constable A.B. Austin and the still he "busted" in 1932 --Arlington." This picture was in the 1984 Arlington Police Commemorative Book.

Note:

High resolution image available upon request from Arlington Public Library.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 4 x 6 in.

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Keyword(s): photographic prints | Arlington Police Department Museum
Source: Arlington Police Department Commemorative Book, 1984
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Arlington Public Library
Collection:
Arlington Police Department Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: img149
  • OTHER: 579507
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth176443
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image