Pop Culture Artifacts

THE COLLECTION

Law Enforcement and Pop Culture

A Sampling of Pop Culture Artifacts from the National Law Enforcement Museum Collection.

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Ephemera: Buchner Trading Cards,
ca. 1888. 2006.47. Collection of the
National Law Enforcement Museum,
Washington, DC.

Toy: Dragnet Toy Set, ca. 1955.
2007.31.1. Collection of the
National Law Enforcement Museum,
Washington, DC.
Toy: Action Figure on Radio Control
Motorcycle, CHiPS, ca. 1980s.
2006.463.1. Collection of the
National Law Enforcement Museum,
Washington, DC.
     
Game: Parker Brothers
Calling All Cars Board Game, ca. 1930s.
2006.122.1. Collection of the
National Law Enforcement Museum,
Washington, DC.
Toy: Melvin Purvis G-Men
Girls Division Badge, ca. 1936.
2006.493.20. Collection of the
National Law Enforcement Museum,
Washington, DC.
TV Costume: Suit Jacket and Tie,
Hawaii Five-O, 1974.
2008.72.1. Collection of the
National Law Enforcement Museum,
Washington, DC.
     
Magazine: Lone Ranger Comic,
May 1949. 2006.92.2. Collection of the
National Law Enforcement Museum,
Washington, DC.
Toy: Sgt. Suzanne “Pepper” Anderson
Doll, Police Woman, ca. 1975.
2006.347.1. Collection of the
National Law Enforcement Museum,
Washington, DC.
Ephemera: Mod Squad Trading Card
#48, Mod Squad's Mentor, ca. 1968.
2007.36.8. Collection of the
National Law Enforcement Museum,
Washington, DC.