Portrait of Miami Police Officer John D. Marchbanks.

Portrait of Miami Police Officer John D. Marchbanks.


Image Number

  • PR20187

Year

  • Between 1918 and 1923

Series Title

General Note

  • Born on November 9, 1860 in Hall County, Georgia. Married Lucy Jones in Gainesville, GA, in 1884. She died in 1895 and he married Elizabeth Jones Colbert on February 20, 1901. Moved to Miami in 1916 and later joined the Miami Police Department on January 24, 1918, at the age of 56. He was struck and killed by a motor car driver, J.L. Smith, while directing traffic at a downtown Miami intersection on February 16, 1926. His name was inscribed (West Wall, Panel 20, Line 19) on the National Law Enforcement Memorial in Washington, D.C. in 1993.

Rights

Title of Work

  • Forgotten Heroes: Police Officers Killed in Dade County

Additional Creator

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 7 x 5 in.

Subject Term

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Chicago Manual of Style

Portrait of Miami Police Officer John D. Marchbanks. Between 1918 and 1923. Black & white photoprint, 7 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/13719>, accessed 21 July 2019.

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Portrait of Miami Police Officer John D. Marchbanks. Between 1918 and 1923. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 21 Jul. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/13719>.

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(State Archives of Florida)