Police collecting front cushions from illegally parked automobiles - Miami, Florida

Police collecting front cushions from illegally parked automobiles - Miami, Florida


Image Number

  • RC06237

Year

  • 1925

Date Note

  • Photographed on November 21, 1925.

Series Title

General Note

  • Miami police had a rather practical way of enforcing parking regulations before the development of traffic tickets. They simply seized an automobile's front seat and held it at headquarters until the owner redeemed the cushion by payment of a fine.

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Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 8 x 10 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 10815.

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Police collecting front cushions from illegally parked automobiles - Miami, Florida
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Chicago Manual of Style

Romer, G. W.(Gleason Waite), 1887-1971. Police collecting front cushions from illegally parked automobiles - Miami, Florida. 1925. Black & white photoprint, 8 x 10 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/29530>, accessed 18 October 2017.

MLA

Romer, G. W.(Gleason Waite), 1887-1971. Police collecting front cushions from illegally parked automobiles - Miami, Florida. 1925. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 18 Oct. 2017.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/29530>.

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(State Archives of Florida/Romer)