Image ID
DN-0067184
Headline
Fern Roberts, a 16 year old girl, recovering from an accidental gunshot wound at Bridewell Hospital
Date Created
October 17, 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-0067184, 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.
105444
Max Pixels - Height
500
Max Pixels - Width
405
KEYWORDS
Abbott, William Rufus.
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Dry plate negatives.--gmgpc
Gelatin dry plate negatives.--aat


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fern roberts a 16 year old girl recovering from an accidental gunshot wound at bridewell hospital

Portrait of Fern Roberts, a 16 year old girl, recovering at Bridewell Hospital (probably at the Chicago House of Correction) in Chicago, Illinois, after wounding herself in the knee as she shot (and injured) her father, Dr. Grant J. Roberts. Fern's parents were divorced and she claimed that her father was spreading rumors about her and her mother.

Portrait of Fern Roberts, a 16 year old girl, recovering at Bridewell Hospital (probably at the Chicago House of Correction) in Chicago, Illinois, after wounding herself in the knee as she shot (and injured) her father, Dr. Grant J. Roberts. Fern's parents were divorced and she claimed that her father was spreading rumors about her and her mother.