Allen Pinkerton And His Secret Service Friends Photo

A photo of Major Allan Pinkerton with his Secret Service Department friends taken at Antietam, Maryland. Pinkerton is the first man of the left in the chair. For President Lincoln, Pinkerton was really the head of intelligence gathering for the Civil War. They unofficially called it the Secret service.

PHOTOGRAPHER / CREDIT: Alexander Gardner, Brady Civil War Photograph Collection
DATE: October 1862

From The Ralph D. Thomas PI Vintage Collection
THOMAS INVESTIGATIE PUBLICATIONS, INC.
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF INVESTIGATIVE SPECIALISTS, INC.
SPY EXCHANGE AND SECURITY CENTER
P O Box 82148, Austin, Texas 78708
Showroom: 9513 Burnet Road, Austin, Texas 78758
Phone 512.719.3595 Fax 512.719.3594
Email: RThomas007@aol.com

What's New Books Equipment Software Links
NAIS Find A PI Certifications Resources Clothing
Badges ID Cards Cop Shop Members Our Staff
PI News PI Daily PI Radio Show Gift Ideas Become A PI

Return To The Spy And PI Vintage Pages

Copyright: 2006, Thomas Investigative Publications, Inc. All rights reserved.
Thomas Investigative Publications, Trademark, 1981.
National Association Of Investigative Specialists, Inc, Trademark, 1986.
Spy Exchange, Trademark, 1999