Image ID
DN-0080555
Headline
Tim Murphy, nicknamed BIG TIM Murphy, standing with his wife in a train station in Chicago
Date Depicted
1926
Date Created
1926
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-0080555, 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
3121
Max Pixels - Width
2487
KEYWORDS
1960.784
African Americans
Murphy, Tim
porters
stations
trains
Big Tim
gangsters
men
politicians
union organizers
women
Chicago (Ill.)
transportation
tim murphy nicknamed big tim murphy standing with his wife in a train station in chicago

Informal full-length portrait of Tim Murphy, nicknamed BIG TIM Murphy, standing with his wife in a train station in Chicago, Illinois. Two African-American porters are standing in the background. Murphy was a politician, union organizer, and reputed gangster.

Informal full-length portrait of Tim Murphy, nicknamed BIG TIM Murphy, standing with his wife in a train station in Chicago, Illinois. Two African-American porters are standing in the background. Murphy was a politician, union organizer, and reputed gangster.