Image ID
DN-0076750
Headline
Mrs. Belva Gaertner sitting against a jail cell wall
Date Depicted
circa March 13, 1924
Date Created
circa March 13, 1924
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-0076750, Chicago Sun-Times/Chicago Daily News collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Max Pixels - Height
3000
Max Pixels - Width
2416
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Gaertner, Belva, 1884-1965
Murder
Investigation
Illinois
Chicago
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0076750
mrs belva gaertner sitting against a jail cell wall

Head and shoulders portrait of Mrs. Belva Gaertner, a cabaret singer accused of murdering Walter Law, wearing a striped prison dress, sitting against a wall in a jail cell in Chicago, Illinois.

Head and shoulders portrait of Mrs. Belva Gaertner, a cabaret singer accused of murdering Walter Law, wearing a striped prison dress, sitting against a wall in a jail cell in Chicago, Illinois.