Image ID
DN-0064113
Headline
William Hale Thompson and his wife, voting during mayoral primaries
Date Depicted
February 23, 1915
Date Created
February 23, 1915
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
DN-0064113, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
Max Pixels - Height
2326
Max Pixels - Width
2989
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Thompson, William Hale, 1869-1944
Thompson, William Hale, Mrs
Women's suffrage
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Voting
Political elections
Women
Spouses
Fur coats
Hats
Group portraits
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
william hale thompson and his wife voting during mayoral primaries

Image of William Hale Thompson and his wife, voting during the mayoral primaries. Thompson was the Republican candidate, and was elected in the general election. This was the first Chicago mayoral election in which women were allowed to vote. This image was taken in Chicago, Illinois.

Image of William Hale Thompson and his wife, voting during the mayoral primaries. Thompson was the Republican candidate, and was elected in the general election. This was the first Chicago mayoral election in which women were allowed to vote. This image was taken in Chicago, Illinois.