Image ID
DN-0067012
Headline
Republican campaign worker, Harriet Vittum, sitting at a desk in a room in, and speaking on the telephone
Date Created
September 2, 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-0067012, 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.
105345
Max Pixels - Height
500
Max Pixels - Width
401
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republican campaign worker harriet vittum sitting at a desk in a room in and speaking on the telephone

Portrait of Miss Harriet E. Vittum, sitting at a desk in a room in Chicago, Illinois, and speaking on the telephone. Vittum was working to recruit support for the Republican Party. In 1916 she was named chief of the women's bureau for Republican presidential candidate Charles Evan Hughes, who lost to Woodrow Wilson. She was also president of the Northwestern University Settlement House.

Portrait of Miss Harriet E. Vittum, sitting at a desk in a room in Chicago, Illinois, and speaking on the telephone. Vittum was working to recruit support for the Republican Party. In 1916 she was named chief of the women's bureau for Republican presidential candidate Charles Evan Hughes, who lost to Woodrow Wilson. She was also president of the Northwestern University Settlement House.