Postcard of Police Officer

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Colored postcard of uniformed NYPD police officer carrying a woman down stairs in a burning building. Caption reads: When flames consume and bravest flee | From sights that rend the breast, | In times like these we always see | The "Finest" at their best. Not dated - approximately dated to circa 1910.

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NYPD (contributor)


1910 (created)


New York (N.Y.). Police Dept.
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Shibels Family Papers Special Collections Lloyd Sealy Library John Jay College of Criminal Justice/CUNY


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