Image ID
DN-0072284
Headline
Former Lieutenant Carl W. Wanderer, associated with murder case, sitting in chair
Date Depicted
1920
Date Created
1920
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Sun-Times Media, LLC. All rights reserved.
Credit Line
DN-0072284, Chicago Sun-Times/Chicago Daily News collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Horizon Bib. No.
137568
Max Pixels - Height
3035
Max Pixels - Width
2402
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Wanderer, Carl Otto. 1887-1921
Wanderer murder case, Chicago, Ill., 1920
Military officers
1920-1929
Homicides
Portraits
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
Illinois
Chicago
DN-0072284.tif
DN-0072284
former lieutenant carl w wanderer associated with murder case sitting in chair

Three-quarter-length portrait of Lieutenant Carl W. Wanderer sitting in a chair in a room in Chicago, Illinois. Wanderer killed both his wife, Ruth, and a man named Al Watson. Wanderer confessed to the crime and was executed by hanging on September 30, 1921.

Three-quarter-length portrait of Lieutenant Carl W. Wanderer sitting in a chair in a room in Chicago, Illinois. Wanderer killed both his wife, Ruth, and a man named Al Watson. Wanderer confessed to the crime and was executed by hanging on September 30, 1921.