New York City Voluntary Fingerprint File

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Announcement for the New York City Voluntary Fingerprint File, where prints can be registered to "safeguard your family against many difficulties that grow out of cases of severe accidents or amnesia."


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 72541
Municipal archives id: LT364