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Archives and manuscripts
Sets of Fingerprints

Fingerprint Cards

Date
1895



About this work

Description

122 fingerprint cards with the fingerprints of the left and right hands of individuals. Each card is annotated with the person's name and occupation, relationship to other individuals in the series (if any), reference codes allocated by Galton and letters signifying their fingerprint types. There are usually two or three cards per person.

Publication/Creation

1895

Physical description

122 cards

Arrangement

These cards do not appear to follow any order.

Languages

  • English

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