Creator/Contributor:Vollmer, August, 1876-1955, creator
Stereographic mug shot portraits of thieves and murderers, many of whom were executed at San Quentin Prison. Each subject
and his crime is identified within the photograph or on a printed label. Includes one view of the exterior of the "Condemned
Cells" building at San Quentin.
Date:ca. 1895-1900 (issued)
California State Prison at San Quentin -- Pictorial works
Criminals -- California -- Photographs
Prisoners -- California -- Photographs
Murderers -- California -- Photographs
Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographers unknown. Collected by Berkeley professor of police administration August Vollmer.
Transferred from the August Vollmer papers (BANC MSS C-B 403)
27 photographic prints : b&w, stereograph ; 9 x 18 cm.
BANC PIC 1957.022--PIC