Lot #3004
Malcolm X Original Mug Shot

Original 1946 "Mass State Prison" mug shot of Malcolm X

Estimate: $2500+

Description

Original 1946 "Mass State Prison" mug shot of Malcolm X

Original semi-glossy 4.75 x 3 'mugshot' or booking photograph of Malcolm Little from February 1946, with the reverse bearing a "Massachusetts State Police" description stamp, filled out in black ink: "No. 105869," "Date of Photo: 1946," "Name: Malcolm Little," "DOB: 5-19-25," "Place: Omaha, Nebraska," "Height: 6´ 2″," "Weight: 172," "Hair: Lt. Brn," "Eyes: Brn," "Comp: Negro," "Build: Slender," "Dept: S.P.," "Date: 2-27-46," "Charge: B&E…& Lar. (4 cts)," and "Remarks: 1946 Description." In fine condition, with light corner creasing and staple holes to the left edge.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Remarkable Rarities
  • Dates: #592 - Ended September 11, 2020