First photo - Time
Second - Unknown, Policeman in the 19th century, Library of Congress, First photo - 1903
Second photo - unknown
"Law enforcement officers are never 'off duty.' They are dedicated public servants who are sworn to protect public safety at any time and place that…
Accidents, Children, Law Enforcement, Police, Public Service
Bain News Service, Arthur Woods, New York Police Commissioner, Library of Congress, Unknown
When Arthur Woods was a journalist, his articles about the local police caught their interest, and they soon recruited him as a Deputy. He believed in…
Arthur Woods, Law Enforcement, New York, NYPC, Police
Synthia Saint James, In Unity, September 11th, A Day in September, 2002
When a man becomes a fireman his greatest act of bravery has been accomplished. What he does after that is all in the line of work.
Chief Edward F.…
9/11, FDNY, Fire, Fire Department, New York, NYC, September 11, United States
Vera Bock, History of Civic Services in the City of New York Police No. 1 : The Rattle Watch, Library of Congress, 1936
Our Nation’s communities need your protection, and I find great comfort in your selflessness and bravery.
Vice President Joseph R. Biden, Jr.
17th Century, Law Enforcement, New York, Police. NYC, Public Service
D.H. Anderson, Chiefs of Police, New York City, Library of Congress, ca. 1889
The New York State Association of Chiefs of Police was organized on November 30, 1901, in Rochester, New York and incorporated in 1957. It is a not…
Chiefs of Police, Law Enforcement, New York, NYC, Police
Mrs. Julia Ward Howe, Battle Hymn Of The Republic, Library of Congress, Unknown
Glory! Glory! Hallelujah! His truth is marching on.
Mrs. Julia Ward Howe
A song sheet to play the Battle Hymn Of The Republic.
One of the most popular…
Abolition, Civil War, John Brown, Music, Republic, United States
Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Poster for Sweetheart's Ball at Alcatraz Penitenitiary, National Park Service, 1953-1963
Alcatraz was more than just an island prison on the San Francisco Bay. Since the island was so far away from the mainland, the prison had facilities…
Alcatraz, Prison, San Francisco, Sweetheart's Ball
National Park Service - U.S. Department of the Interior, United States Park Police Officers, National Park Service, Unknown
As one of the oldest uniformed federal law enforcement agencies in the United States, the United States Park Police, originally named the Park…
Monuments, National Park Service, Park Watchmen, Police, US Park Police
Rice University, Houston Mayor Lee Brown, Rice University, 1996
Lee Patrick Brown started off as a police officer in California, but he would continue climbing up the ranks as he improved life around him. Serving…
African-American, Congressman, Houston, Law Enforcement, Lee Brown, Mayor, Police
History of Seattle, Washington: With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches, Sheriff John McGraw, Seattle Then and Now, 1890
Law enforcement officers are never 'off duty.' They are dedicated public servants who are sworn to protect public safety at any time and place that…
Anti-Chinese Riots, John McGraw, Law Enforcement, Sheriff, Washington
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