Image ID
DN-0081499
Headline
Sergeant Thomas E. Burke standing in a room and looking at a Thompson machine gun
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 2013, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0081499, 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
6000
Max Pixels - Width
4828
KEYWORDS
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Chicago Police Department
Burke, Thomas E.
Prohibition
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DN-0081499.tif
Chicago (Ill.)
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
sergeant thomas e burke standing in a room and looking at a thompson machine gun

Informal three-quarter length portrait of Sergeant Thomas E. Burke of the Chicago Police Department, standing in a room in Chicago, Illinois, holding and looking at a large Thompson machine gun. A door is lying against a wall, and another wall is full of bullet holes.

Informal three-quarter length portrait of Sergeant Thomas E. Burke of the Chicago Police Department, standing in a room in Chicago, Illinois, holding and looking at a large Thompson machine gun. A door is lying against a wall, and another wall is full of bullet holes.