Sunday 22 October 2017

Rogues Gallery crime exhibition at NRS Edinburgh

In partnership with Edinburgh City Archives, the National Records of Scotland ( is hosting an exhibition from October 25th - December 1st 2017 entitled Rogues Gallery: Faces of Crime 1870-1917.

The exhibition will include the case papers from the trial of poisoner Eugène Chantrelle, as well as photographs and records documenting the development of the use of forensic photography in criminal investigations.

The exhibition will be in the Matheson Dome at General Register House, Edinburgh, with admission free. Further details are available at


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