12/01/14 101 W, 1 I - + 9 - 6 Photo of Raleigh Police Force in 1929

From the North Carolina State Archives comes this vintage photo of the Raleigh police force by Albert Barden. The picture is dated November 20, 1929. The location is probably in front of City Hall, which was located at 335-337 Fayetteville Street. Says the 1929 city directory, the Police Chief was J. Winder Bryan, the Captain was Nathaniel Warren, and the Captain of Detectives was R. M. Saunders. The call number of the image is N.53.17.226. Here's the web site for the Archives' audio visual materials unit. Click once or twice to enlarge:

Courtesy North Carolina State Archives

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