Image ID
DN-0005100
Headline
Antonia Jacobs and Mrs. Mary Brendecke, who is holding five infants on her lap
Date Depicted
July 2, 1907
Date Created
July 2, 1907
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-0005100, 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
3191
Max Pixels - Width
2496
KEYWORDS
1960.784
Brendecke, Mary, Mrs.
Jacobs, Antonia
Brendecke Hospital (Chicago, Ill.)
Maternity hospitals
Illinois
Infants
Homicides
Infanticide
Near West Side (Chicago, Ill.)
1900-1909
Group portraits
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Adams Street (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
DN-0005100.tif
antonia jacobs and mrs mary brendecke who is holding five infants on her lap

Portrait of Antonia Jacobs sitting next to Mrs. Mary Brendecke, who is holding five infants on her lap, looking to the side, sitting on the porch of the Brendecke Hospital, on July 2, 1907. Mrs. Brendecke was accused of burning in a stove some infants born at the maternity home which was located at 1016 West Adams Street (formerly 279 West Adams) in the Near West Side community area of Chicago, Illinois.

Portrait of Antonia Jacobs sitting next to Mrs. Mary Brendecke, who is holding five infants on her lap, looking to the side, sitting on the porch of the Brendecke Hospital, on July 2, 1907. Mrs. Brendecke was accused of burning in a stove some infants born at the maternity home which was located at 1016 West Adams Street (formerly 279 West Adams) in the Near West Side community area of Chicago, Illinois.

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