Image ID
DN-0064543
Headline
Caroline and Rosalie Becker standing at the bottom of the back stairs of a house
Date Created
June 2, 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-0064543, 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.
103669
Max Pixels - Height
500
Max Pixels - Width
401
KEYWORDS
Kerz, Frank N.
Kerz, Gertrude.



Custody of children--Illinois--Chicago--1910-1919.--lctgm
Chicago (Ill.)--1910-1919.
Group portraits.--gmgpc
Dry plate negatives.--gmgpc
Gelatin dry plate negatives.--aat


United StatesIllinoisCook CountyChicago.
caroline and rosalie becker standing at the bottom of the back stairs of a house

Group portrait of Caroline and Rosalie Becker standing at the bottom of the back stairs of a house in Chicago, Illinois. The sisters were orphaned after their step-father, John Peterson, shot their mother, Emma Peterson, and killed himself.

Group portrait of Caroline and Rosalie Becker standing at the bottom of the back stairs of a house in Chicago, Illinois. The sisters were orphaned after their step-father, John Peterson, shot their mother, Emma Peterson, and killed himself.