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Catalog Number 1939.069.001d
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Photograph (and 1 copy). Sepia-toned photo showing 34 Detroit Police lieutenants standing on the steps in front of the entrance to the old Police Headquarters building which was located at the corner of Bates and Farmer Streets. The street name signs are visible on the sides of the building in the upper right and upper left areas of the photo. Handwritten text on the verso shows "Old Police Headquarters, 1920" and "Top row, Left to right: Lieutenants Fisher, Denny O'Connor, Shanahan, Teichbein, Foust, Berg. 2nd Row down: Lieutenants Edwards, Knight, Fienan, Maloney, Reifsthall, Van Netter. 3rd Row down: Lieutenants Ryff, Baxter, Sosinki, McGuigan, Fitzpatrick, McRobbie. 4th Row down: Lieutenants Sterenton, Bates, Baker, Dingiman, Doyle, Schuknecht, Henderson. Front Row: Lieutenants Blisser, Smith, Schink, Cris, Johnson, Torbett, Schachschneider, Miller, Patterson." An additional inscription notes "To Insp't. Chas. Rhodes, Compliments of Insp't. J. N. Bates."
Date 1920
People Fisher
O'Connor, Denny
Shanahan
Teichbein
Foust
Berg
Edwards
Knight
Fienan
Maloney
Reifsthall
Van Netter
Ryff
Baxter
Sosinki
McGuigan
Fitzpatrick
McRobbie
Sterenton
Bates, J.N.
Baker, Alphonso
Dingiman
Doyle
Schuknecht
Henderson
Blisser
Smith
Schink
Johnson, Cris
Torbett
Schachschneider
Miller
Patterson
Rhodes, Charles
Bates, J.N.
Print size 11.5" x 13.5"
Dimension Details Image size is 7.5" x 9.25"
Collection Police Department
Search Terms Policemen
Police Officers
Police Stations
Police Headquarters