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Catalog Number 2015.001.00702.4
Title San Carlos Police Officer Using New Radar Gun, 1958
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photograph
Date 1958
Description San Carlos Police Officer Using New Radar Gun, 1958. Black and white negative of the San Carlos Police Department testing a radar for detecting speeding violations. The image shows a police officer holding out his hand to stop a white station wagon. The police officer is holding a pad of paper is his other hand. Next to the police officer is the radar, a rectangular device mounted on four legs. There is a police car behind the police officer. There are several cars on the road passing in the other direction. On the far side of the road are buildings and on the near side is an empty field with a large building in the background. Part of a series.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place San Carlos, CA
People
Subjects Police
Roads
Traffic congestion
Traffic police
Search Terms Crimes - San Mateo County
Police Departments - San Carlos
San Carlos
San Mateo County - Police Departments
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association