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
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
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.