Image ID
DN-0067495
Headline
Ex-inmate, Herman Billick, sitting in a room at Joliet Penitentiary
Date Created
January 4, 1917
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-0067495, 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.
105562
Max Pixels - Height
400
Max Pixels - Width
500
KEYWORDS
Logue, Fred.



Men--Illinois--Chicago--1910-1919.--lctgm
Chicago (Ill.)--1910-1919.
Portraits.--gmgpc
Dry plate negatives.--gmgpc
Gelatin dry plate negatives.--aat


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ex inmate herman billick sitting in a room at joliet penitentiary

Portrait of Herman Billick, sitting in a room at Joliet Penitentiary. Billick spent eight years in prison for the murder of Martin Vrzal. He was released after it was discovered that perjured testimony given by Vrzal's brother, Jerry, led to Billick's conviction.

Portrait of Herman Billick, sitting in a room at Joliet Penitentiary. Billick spent eight years in prison for the murder of Martin Vrzal. He was released after it was discovered that perjured testimony given by Vrzal's brother, Jerry, led to Billick's conviction.