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Pin·ker·ton(pĭng′kər-tən), Allan 1819-1884.
Scottish-born American detective. His agency was notorious for breaking strikes and disrupting labor efforts to unionize.
(Biography) Allan. 1819–84, US private detective, born in Scotland. He founded the first detective agency in the US (1850) and organized an intelligence system for the Federal States of America (1861)
Pink•er•ton(ˈpɪŋ kər tən)
Allan, 1819–84, U.S. detective, born in Scotland.