Image ID
DN-0076751
Headline
Mrs. Belva Gaertner wearing a striped prison dress and sitting against a jail cell wall
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 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0076751, 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.
Horizon Bib. No.
140329
Max Pixels - Height
2843
Max Pixels - Width
2337
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Gaertner, Belva, 1884-1965
Murder
Investigation
Illinois
Chicago
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0076751.tif
DN-0076751
mrs belva gaertner wearing a striped prison dress and sitting against a jail cell wall

Three-quarter-length portrait of Mrs. Belva Gaertner, a cabaret singer accused of murdering Walter Law, wearing a striped prison dress, sitting against a wall in a jail cell in Chicago, Illinois.

Three-quarter-length portrait of Mrs. Belva Gaertner, a cabaret singer accused of murdering Walter Law, wearing a striped prison dress, sitting against a wall in a jail cell in Chicago, Illinois.