Excellent Photo of Traffic Cop at 14th and Penn.

Policeman using mirror to direct traffic at 14th St. and Pennsylvania Avenue

Here is a terrific photograph from the Library of Congress, showing a traffic policeman at 14th and Pennsylvania, making use of a rearview mirror. The photo was taken some time in the 1920s.

Policeman using mirror to direct traffic at 14th St. and Pennsylvania Avenue

Policeman using mirror to direct traffic at 14th St. and Pennsylvania Avenue

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