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Cambridge, Mass.: Alvar Jacobson, the "human target," wearing bullet=proof vest. Policeman Finnegan fired point blank at the vest, and the missiles fell harmlessly. The test took place in front of police headquarters. Mayor Quinn and other city dignitaries were present. 5/21/26. [Active no. 1886 : non-stereo photonegative,] 1926

view Cambridge, Mass.: Alvar Jacobson, the "human target," wearing bullet=proof vest. Policeman Finnegan fired point blank at the vest, and the missiles fell harmlessly. The test took place in front of police headquarters. Mayor Quinn and other city dignitaries were present. 5/21/26. [Active no. 1886 : non-stereo photonegative,] 1926 digital asset number 1
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Subject:
Jacobson, Alvar
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 4" x 5"
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Massachusetts
Cambridge (Mass.)
Date:
1926
1920-1930
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.1.70 [227A].
Orig. no. A-204.
Topic:
Bulletproof vests
Crime
Police
Protection
Local number:
RSN 18362
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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