Image ID
DN-0064026
Headline
Mrs. Anna Zippman McDermott, accused of shooting husband, Alderman Frank McDermott
Date Created
January 26, 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-0064026, 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.
103225
Max Pixels - Height
500
Max Pixels - Width
398
KEYWORDS
Arndt, George.



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mrs anna zippman mcdermott accused of shooting husband alderman frank mcdermott

Half-length portrait of Mrs. Anna Zippman McDermott sitting in a chair in Chicago, Illinois. Mrs. McDermott was accused of shooting her husband, Alderman Frank McDermott. Mrs. McDermott had shot her husband in a corridor at City Hall during a city council meeting. He sustained an injury to the leg. Mrs. McDermott claimed her husband had refused to support her and their baby, and he also hit and verbally abused her. She claimed to have shot him in self-defense.

Half-length portrait of Mrs. Anna Zippman McDermott sitting in a chair in Chicago, Illinois. Mrs. McDermott was accused of shooting her husband, Alderman Frank McDermott. Mrs. McDermott had shot her husband in a corridor at City Hall during a city council meeting. He sustained an injury to the leg. Mrs. McDermott claimed her husband had refused to support her and their baby, and he also hit and verbally abused her. She claimed to have shot him in self-defense.