Prisoner 4100

This miserable looking little boy is Prisoner 4100.  The picture was taken in 1872 after his arrest for stealing rabbits.  Young George Davey as he was known was ten years old.  He was sentenced to a month’s hard labour. If he were still alive today he would be 149 years old.

Via Kuriositas


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~ by The 1955 Hudson on July 29, 2011.

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