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Old And New London

1897

LIFE Photo Collection

LIFE Photo Collection

Engraving of "Old Patch," a rogue of genius who committed a long series of forgeries of bank notes, securing himself a sum of 200,000 pounds, from OLD AND NEW LONDON: THE CITY ANCIENT AND MODERN (Vol. 1) by Walter Thornbury, 1897.

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  • Title: Old And New London
  • Date: 1897
  • Location: London, United Kingdom
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W TRANSPARENCY
  • Subject Keywords: Old Patch, Counterfeiting, Crime, 1890s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_5803367
  • Credits: MANSELL COLLECTION

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