Definition of Alphonse bertillon
1. Noun. French criminologist (1853-1914).
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1. Proceedings of the ... Annual Congress of Correction of the American by American Correctional Association (1896)
"The father of Dr. alphonse bertillon was a professor in one of the ... To Alphonse Bertillon, however, is due the credit of having worked out the system of ..."
2. The World Book: Organized Knowledge in Story and Picture edited by Michael Vincent O'Shea, Ellsworth D. Foster, George Herbert Locke (1917)
"alphonse bertillon (1853-1914), the inventor of the system named after him, was born in Paris, and after years of study devoted to criminology became the ..."
3. Personal Identification: Methods for the Identification of Individuals by Harris Hawthorne Wilder, Bert Wentworth (1918)
"alphonse bertillon (1853-1914). From an early photograph. the French term it, and it is important to note, in order to correct a common error, ..."
4. Report of the Annual Meeting (1901)
"Dr. alphonse bertillon, chief of the Judicial Identification Service in Paris, has elaborated a system which is divided into three parts, viz., ..."