Image ID
DN-0003971
Headline
Albert H. Thompson, attorney in Johann Hoch case, leaning back in his chair, sitting next to a desk, light exposure
Date Depicted
1906
Date Created
1906
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Sun-Times Media, LLC. All rights reserved.
Credit Line
DN-0003971, Chicago Sun-Times/Chicago Daily News collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Horizon Bib. No.
77450
Max Pixels - Height
640
Max Pixels - Width
456
KEYWORDS
Thompson, A. H.
Hoch, Johann,--d. 1906--Trials, litigation, etc.Johann Hoch bigamy and murder case, Chicago, Ill., 1905.
Lawyers--Illinois--Chicago--1900-1909.--lctgm
Homicides--Illinois--Chicago--1900-1909.--lctgm
Chicago (Ill.)--1900-1909.
Portraits.--gmgpc
Dry plate negatives.--gmgpc
Gelatin dry plate negatives.--aat
albert h thompson attorney in johann hoch case leaning back in his chair sitting next to a desk light exposure

Half-length portrait, light exposure, of Albert H. Thompson, attorney in the Johann Hoch case, leaning back in his chair, sitting next to a desk in a room in Chicago, Illinois. Johann Hoch was accused of bigamy with 11-23 wives and he was suspected of murdering 6 of his wives. He was convicted of killing one wife by slow poison and was hanged in 1906.

Half-length portrait, light exposure, of Albert H. Thompson, attorney in the Johann Hoch case, leaning back in his chair, sitting next to a desk in a room in Chicago, Illinois. Johann Hoch was accused of bigamy with 11-23 wives and he was suspected of murdering 6 of his wives. He was convicted of killing one wife by slow poison and was hanged in 1906.