Image ID
DN-0078952
Headline
Joseph Weil (Yellow Kid) standing behind a door made of iron bars
Date Depicted
1925
Date Created
1925
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-0078952, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Horizon Bib. No.
141840
Max Pixels - Height
2874
Max Pixels - Width
2347
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0078952.tif
DN-0078952
joseph weil yellow kid standing behind a door made of iron bars

Three-quarter length portrait of Joseph Weil (Yellow Kid) (1875-1976), con man, standing behind a door made of iron bars in a police station in Chicago, Illinois, leaning his left arm on the door.

Three-quarter length portrait of Joseph Weil (Yellow Kid) (1875-1976), con man, standing behind a door made of iron bars in a police station in Chicago, Illinois, leaning his left arm on the door.