Image ID
DN-0082021
Headline
Weiss-Murray murder inquest with Doctor John J. Eichstaedt sitting at a table in a room
Date Depicted
1926
Date Created
1926
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-0082021, Chicago Sun-Times/Chicago Daily News collection, Chicago Historical Society
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Horizon Bib. No.
128443
Max Pixels - Height
391
Max Pixels - Width
490
KEYWORDS
Eichstaedt, John J.,--Dr.



Earl Hymie Weiss Murder Case, Chicago, Ill., 1926.
Chicago (Ill.)--1920-1929.
Dry plate negatives.--gmgpc
Gelatin dry plate negatives.--aat


United StatesIllinoisCook CountyChicago.
weiss murray murder inquest with doctor john j eichstaedt sitting at a table in a room

Informal portrait of Doctor John J. Eichstaedt sitting at a table in a room in Chicago, Illinois, during the Weiss-Murray murder inquest. A man is sitting to his right and writing in a tablet. A woman is sitting behind Eichstaedt and another man is sitting to his left. Earl Weiss and Patrick Murray, both bootleggers, were killed while walking with attorney W. W. O'Brien, who was wounded. Jacobs, Weiss' bodyguard, and Samuel Peller were wounded as well. Jacobs and Peller were brought in because they were present at the shooting.

Informal portrait of Doctor John J. Eichstaedt sitting at a table in a room in Chicago, Illinois, during the Weiss-Murray murder inquest. A man is sitting to his right and writing in a tablet. A woman is sitting behind Eichstaedt and another man is sitting to his left. Earl Weiss and Patrick Murray, both bootleggers, were killed while walking with attorney W. W. O'Brien, who was wounded. Jacobs, Weiss' bodyguard, and Samuel Peller were wounded as well. Jacobs and Peller were brought in because they were present at the shooting.