Image ID
DN-0076749
Headline
Belva Gaertner in jail cell
Date Depicted
circa March 13, 1924
Date Created
circa March 13, 1924
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2013, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0076749, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
Max Pixels - Height
2890
Max Pixels - Width
2334
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Gaertner, Belva
crime and criminals
DN-0076749.tif
1960.784
Gaertner, Belva, 1884-1965
Murder
Investigation
Illinois
Chicago
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
cells
crimes
jails
laws
murderers
women
DN-0076749
belva gaertner in jail cell

Mrs. Belva Gaertner, a cabaret singer accused of murdering Walter Law, wearing a striped prison dress, standing and looking through the bars of her jail cell in a prison in Chicago, Illinois; circa March 13, 1924.

Mrs. Belva Gaertner, a cabaret singer accused of murdering Walter Law, wearing a striped prison dress, standing and looking through the bars of her jail cell in a prison in Chicago, Illinois; circa March 13, 1924.