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Catalog Number 1997-243-1
Accession number 1997-243
Object Name Ledger
Collection Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office Records
Title Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office Mug Book and Wanted Flyers
Year Range from 1874
Year Range to 1898
Description Box 1: 1874-1887. The front of each page contains photographs of persons arrested throughout Santa Clara County. On the back are the physical descriptions, charges brought against the individual, and the sentence imposed.

Boxes 1 and 2 contain actual mug books -- photographs of individuals who have been arrested. Volumes in later boxes contain "wanted" posters and flyers from law enforcement agencies throughout the United States. It should be noted that the mug book in Box 1 contains one of the very few photographs of Tiburcio Vasquez.
Creator Santa Clara County. Sheriff's Department
Level of description Item
Extent of Description approx. 200 pages, 17" x 11.5"