Image ID
DN-0080900
Headline
Honor guard carrying flags and standing in a line along a sidewalk in front of a building at the funeral of William H. McSwiggin
Date Depicted
1926
Date Created
1926
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-0080900, 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
5250
Max Pixels - Width
5944
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
funerals
1960.784
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0080900
honor guard carrying flags and standing in a line along a sidewalk in front of a building at the funeral of william h mcswiggin

Informal portrait of an honor guard carrying flags and standing in a line along a sidewalk in front of a building at the funeral of William H. McSwiggin, called a hanging attorney, in Chicago, Illinois. A crowd is watching behind the soldiers. In the background, a man is standing in the doorway of the building and putting on a hat. McSwiggin is rumored to have been killed by Al Capone.

Informal portrait of an honor guard carrying flags and standing in a line along a sidewalk in front of a building at the funeral of William H. McSwiggin, called a hanging attorney, in Chicago, Illinois. A crowd is watching behind the soldiers. In the background, a man is standing in the doorway of the building and putting on a hat. McSwiggin is rumored to have been killed by Al Capone.

8/6/2007