Finally Found Another Photo of Officer Sprinkle!

On the chance that something related to our favorite police officer had been added to the Library of Congress archives, we ran a quick search this weekend, and sure enough … something came up.

Below is a photo from an article in The Evening Star, printed on Friday, June 29th, 1906 detailing upcoming police promotions to take place the following month.

J. L. Sprinkle - 1906
J. L. Sprinkle – 1906

Take a look at the full newspaper page below.

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The Evening Star - June 29th, 1906
The Evening Star – June 29th, 1906

Source: Library of Congress

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Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.

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