“Underworld: Mugshots from the Roaring Twenties” on view at Sydney Living Museums

Syndey Living Museums, located in New South Wales, Australia, is currently showing Underworld: Mugshots from the Roaring Twenties.  The exhibition, which is on view through August 12th, features glass plate mugshots from the 1920s culled from the New South Wales Forensic Photography Archive.  Public programming includes exhibit walk-throughs, a Crimezines workshop, and a talk on the rise of the true crime genre.

For information on the exhibition, the NSW Forensic Photography Archive collection, programming, and books related to the exhibition, please click here.

Photo courtesy Sydney Living Museums