Members preview: Underworld

Event details

Events and Exhibitions

Date & time

22 June 2021

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm


National Archives of Australia
National Office
Kings Avenue, Parkes ACT


Free. Refreshments provided.

This event is fully booked. Join the waitlist to be notified if places become available. 

Join Underworld curator Nerida Campbell for an exclusive preview of this fascinating exhibition of 1920s criminal mugshots known as 'Specials'.

Nerida will take you on a journey through this unique collection from the New South Wales Police Forensic Photography Archive. Rare insights into the criminal underworld of post-war Sydney will be revealed.

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Underworld: Mugshots from the Roaring Twenties is a travelling exhibition from Sydney Living Museums.