Small numbers of women joined the police ranks in the 1920s. Shown here is Chicago policewoman Anna Sheridan, with pistol, in 1928.
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Small numbers of women joined the police ranks in the 1920s. Shown here is Chicago policewoman Anna Sheridan, with pistol, in 1928.

Want a copy of this photo?  
> Visit our Rights and Reproductions Department and give them this number: DN-0084697.

Want to buy a book?
> Purchase Historic Photos of Chicago Crime: The Capone Era

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