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PROHIBITION, 1920s.
A federal agent destroying illicit whiskey in Chicago during Prohibition in the 1920s: oil over a photograph.
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0622567
WILLIE SUTTON (1901-1980).
American bank robber. On a FBI Most Wanted poster after his escape from a Pennsylvania prison. Poster, 1950.
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0115332
JOHN EDGAR HOOVER
(1895-1972). American lawyer and public official. Photographed by Marion S. Trikosko, 1961.
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0216899
D.B. COOPER.
Dan Cooper. American airplane hijacker. FBI composite sketches of Cooper, who hijacked a Northwest Orient Airlines airplane on 24 November 1971, extorted $200,000 from the FBI, and escaped by parachuting over a southwestern portion of Washington State. It is unknown if he survived, as he was never found.
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0115327
JOHN EDGAR HOOVER
(1895-1972). American lawyer and public official. Photograph, 1924.
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0174231
F.B.I. HEADQUARTERS, 2001.
A view of the J. Edgar Hoover Building, headquarters of the F.B.I., on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C. Photographed in 2001. Full credit: ullstein bild - JOKER/Lohmeyer / Granger, NYC -- All rights reser
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F.B.I. HEADQUARTERS, 1997.
A view of the J. Edgar Hoover Building, headquarters of the F.B.I., on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C. Photographed in 1997. Full credit: ullstein bild - joko / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0067058
MA' BARKER (1872-1935).
Full name: Arizona Donnie Clark Barker. American gangster. 'Ma' Barker, leader of the Barker gang, which included her four sons. Shown here in the morgue with her son Freddie after a shootout with federal agents in Florida, 1935.
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0093003
DETECTIVE TRAINING, 1955.
An F.B.I. agent (kneeling) gives advice on how to approach an armed criminal to two Philadelphia detectives in training, 1955.
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0324956
CARLO GAMBINO (1902-1976).
American (Italian-born) mobster. Photographed after being arrested by the FBI in Brooklyn, New York, 23 March 1970.
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0093008
FBI AGENT, 1945.
D.A. Bryce, head of the Oklahoma City Federal Bureau of Investigation office, demonstrates how he draws a pistol in two fifths of a second. Photographed 1945.
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0324666
JAMES EARL RAY (1928-1998).
American criminal and assassin of Martin Luther King, Jr. Wanted poster, 1968.
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0109216
JOHN EDGAR HOOVER
(1895-1972). American lawyer and public official. Photographed c1960.
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0067740
JOHN EDGAR HOOVER
(1895-1972). American lawyer and public official. Photographed in 1935 pointing to a map of the United States used to represent the course of federal crime investigations.
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0167042
LOUIS 'LEPKE' BUCHALTER
(1897-1944). American mobster and head of the hit squad Murder Inc. Pictured at center handcuffed to F.B.I. Director J. Edgar Hoover, entering a courthouse, 1940.
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0167057
WANTED POSTER, 1937.
Poster issued by the F.B.I., 1937, offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrests of Murder Inc. mobsters Jacob 'Gurrah' Shapiro (top) and Louis 'Lepke' Buchalter.
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0092656
F.B.I. CARTOON, 1949.
'Sees All - Knows All.' Cartoon by Fred Graf for the Nassau Daily Review, 8 March 1949.
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0621644
JOHN EDGAR HOOVER
(1895-1972). American lawyer and public official. Exiting the White House. Photograph, 29 January 1942.
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0099035
SEAL: F.B.I.
Seal of the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation.
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0165705
JOHN EDGAR HOOVER
(1895-1972). American lawyer and public official. Photographed in his office as Director of the F.B.I., 5 April 1940, digitally colored by Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0093398
MANHUNT.
Police and bloodhounds looking for a man who is wanted by the F.B.I.
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0002821
PROHIBITION, 1920s.
Federal agent destroying contraband kegs of alcohol in Chicago during the 1920s.
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0354530
OCCUPY WALL STREET, 2012.
Front page of the pamphlet 'Profiles of Provocateurs' by Kristian Williams, distributed by Occupy Wall Street protesters at Union Square in Manhattan, New York City, March 2012.
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0115329
JOHN EDGAR HOOVER
(1895-1972). American lawyer and public official. Photographed in his office as Director of the F.B.I., April 1940.
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0092675
THE FBI STORY, 1959.
Scene from the film, 1959.
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0115330
JOHN EDGAR HOOVER
(1895-1972). American lawyer and public official. Photographed in his office as Director of the F.B.I., 5 April 1940.
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0037864
ANGELA DAVIS (1944- ).
American political activist. On an FBI 'Wanted' poster, issued on 18 August 1970.
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0325378
J. EDGAR HOOVER (1895-1972).
American lawyer and first Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Photograph, 1948.
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0174220
JOHN EDGAR HOOVER
(1895-1972). American lawyer and public official. Photographed while kissing his pet boxer, 1954.
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0184120
FBI BADGE, 2004.
Badge of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Photograph, 2004. Full credit: Zand-Vakili - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0109206
JOHN EDGAR HOOVER
(1895-1972). American lawyer and public official. Photographed while testifying as F.B.I. director at a hearing of the U.S. Senate's Internal Security Subcommittee on the matter of Harry Dexter White, the late U.S. Treasury official accused of espionage, 17 November 1953.
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0081267
FBI FINGERPRINTS.
An expert compares two sets of fingerprints at the FBI lab in Washington D.C.
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0184121
FBI SEAL.
Seal of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Full credit: Probst - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All right
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0109219
JOHN EDGAR HOOVER
(1895-1972). American lawyer and public official. Photographed in his office as F.B.I. director, c1945.
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0109214
JOHN EDGAR HOOVER
(1895-1972). American lawyer and public official. Photographed c1955.
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0174229
COURTROOM EVIDENCE, 1950s.
An F.B.I. scientist testifying to a jury during a criminal trial in an American courtroom in the 1950s about his findings concerning a heel print obtained as evidence (the photograph shows a reenactment, as cameras were barred from the courtroom during the actual trial).
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0109224
KENNEDYS AND HOOVER, 1961.
U.S. President John F. Kennedy (left) speaking with F.B.I. director J. Edgar Hoover at the White House in Washington, D.C., 28 February 1961. Attorney General Robert Kennedy, the President's brother, stands at right.
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0081261
JOHN DILLINGER (1903-1934).
American bank robber. Three FBI special agents take part in a Warner Brothers reenactment of the July 1934 gun battle where Dillinger, here portrayed by an actor, was fatally shot.
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JOHN DILLINGER (1903-1934).
American bank robber. Photographed after being fatally shot by F.B.I. agents in Chicago, Illinois, 22 July 1934.