[Image of frame containing Junior Police Badges with description]

Description

Photograph of frame containing two different Junior Police Badges with description. Futher comments not in the image follow: "These badges were issued in the 1940’s. A few citizens were frequent riders with the Arlington Police. Riders did not carry guns, but did wear these badges when on patrol. Badges were returned to desk officer at the end of shift.

Physical Description

1 photograph : col. ; 8 x 10 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1940.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Arlington Police Department Collection and was provided by Arlington Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 87 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Arlington Public Library

The photo collections of the Arlington Public Library document the development of Arlington, Texas as well as the history of the Arlington Police Department. The collections also include a selection of World War II era photographs and documents.

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Description

Photograph of frame containing two different Junior Police Badges with description. Futher comments not in the image follow: "These badges were issued in the 1940’s. A few citizens were frequent riders with the Arlington Police. Riders did not carry guns, but did wear these badges when on patrol. Badges were returned to desk officer at the end of shift.

Physical Description

1 photograph : col. ; 8 x 10 in.

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High resolution image available upon request from Arlington Public Library.

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Arlington Police Department Collection

The Arlington Public Library and Fielder House present their collection of items depicting the Arlington Police Department from the early 1900's to present day. The collection contains legal documents, clippings, and over 290 photographs of various people, places, and activities concerning the department.

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  • 1940

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  • Aug. 9, 2011, 1:35 p.m.

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  • April 5, 2012, 10:25 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Image of frame containing Junior Police Badges with description], photograph, 1940; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth176205/: accessed December 4, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Arlington Public Library.