Image ID
DN-0083971
Headline
Three men standing next to an electric chair in the Cook County jailhouse
Date Depicted
1927
Date Created
1927
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-0083971, 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
2334
Max Pixels - Width
2894
KEYWORDS
C_0254
n.p.
20%
1960.784
Cook County (Ill.). Dept. of Corrections
Cook County Jail Building (Chicago, Ill. : 1850?-1928)
Electric chairs
1920-1929
Correctional institutions
Chicago (Ill.)
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
Illinois
Chicago
DN-0083971
three men standing next to an electric chair in the cook county jailhouse

Informal full-length portrait of three men standing next to an electric chair in the Cook County jailhouse, located in Chicago, Illinois.

Informal full-length portrait of three men standing next to an electric chair in the Cook County jailhouse, located in Chicago, Illinois.