Thursday, 14 July 2011

Scotland Yard's first camera bought to tag suffragettes.

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"In 1912, Scotland Yard detectives bought their first camera to covertly photograph suffragettes. The pictures were compiled into ID sheets for officers on the ground."                         Women who wanted a vote and were being a bother to authorities.
Found at blackandwtf

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