Image ID
SDN-067453
Headline
Pugilist, Gene Tunney and politician, Anton J. Cermak, at Speedway Hospital with man who is sitting in a wheelchair in a room
Date Depicted
1928
Date Created
1928
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
SDN-067453, 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
2775
Max Pixels - Width
2340
KEYWORDS
sports
boxing
athletes
Chicago (Ill.)
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-067453
pugilist gene tunney and politician anton j cermak at speedway hospital with man who is sitting in a wheelchair in a room

Portrait of pugilist Gene Tunney shaking hands with an unidentified man who is sitting in a wheelchair in a room at Speedway Hospital in or near Chicago, Illinois. Two other unidentified men are sitting in wheelchairs in the foreground, and two nurses and a group of men are standing in the background. Politician Anton J. Cermak, Mayor of Chicago from 1931-1933, is standing to Tunney's right, leaning on a wheelchair on the left side of the image.

Portrait of pugilist Gene Tunney shaking hands with an unidentified man who is sitting in a wheelchair in a room at Speedway Hospital in or near Chicago, Illinois. Two other unidentified men are sitting in wheelchairs in the foreground, and two nurses and a group of men are standing in the background. Politician Anton J. Cermak, Mayor of Chicago from 1931-1933, is standing to Tunney's right, leaning on a wheelchair on the left side of the image.