Image ID
DN-0066051
Headline
Funeral procession of Dr. Theodore Sachs at the Edward Sanitarium in Naperville, Illinois
Date Created
April 3, 1916
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-0066051, 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.
104839
Max Pixels - Height
402
Max Pixels - Width
500
KEYWORDS
Copson, Clyde A.



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funeral procession of dr theodore sachs at the edward sanitarium in naperville illinois

Image of the funeral procession of Dr. Theodore B. Sachs at the Edward Sanitarium in Naperville, Illinois. Sachs spent his life fighting tuberculosis, which affected many immigrants living in crowded ghettos. He helped establish the city's first Municipal Tuberculosis Sanitarium and was its first supervising physician. He committed suicide after the sanitorium's administration was criticized and became politicized.

Image of the funeral procession of Dr. Theodore B. Sachs at the Edward Sanitarium in Naperville, Illinois. Sachs spent his life fighting tuberculosis, which affected many immigrants living in crowded ghettos. He helped establish the city's first Municipal Tuberculosis Sanitarium and was its first supervising physician. He committed suicide after the sanitorium's administration was criticized and became politicized.