Image ID
DN-0063930
Headline
Benjamin F. Straus, commercial paper broker, looking at camera
Date Created
January 21, 1915
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-0063930, 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.
103171
Max Pixels - Height
500
Max Pixels - Width
401
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benjamin f straus commercial paper broker looking at camera

Half-length portrait of Benjamin F. Straus, commercial paper broker, looking at the camera, sitting in a room in Chicago, Illinois. Straus testified in the hearings surrounding the Fox River Distilling Company. Records of paper forgeries issued to customers by the company were discovered upon the suicide of company head Charles Ledowsky.

Half-length portrait of Benjamin F. Straus, commercial paper broker, looking at the camera, sitting in a room in Chicago, Illinois. Straus testified in the hearings surrounding the Fox River Distilling Company. Records of paper forgeries issued to customers by the company were discovered upon the suicide of company head Charles Ledowsky.