Image ID
DN-0084328
Headline
Mayor William Hale Thompson looking toward the camera, wearing a Native American headdress, standing in front of a building with Native American men and women wearing traditional clothing
Date Depicted
1927
Date Created
1927
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-0084328, 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
2396
Max Pixels - Width
2912
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Thompson, William Hale, 1869-1944
Mayors
1920-1929
Indians of North America
Group portraits
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
Costume
Illinois
Chicago
DN-0084328
mayor william hale thompson looking toward the camera wearing a native american headdress standing in front of a building with native american men and women wearing traditional clothing

Portrait of William Hale Thompson, Mayor of Chicago from 1915-1923 and 1927-1931, looking toward the camera and wearing a Native American headdress, standing with a group of Native American men and women wearing traditional Native American clothing and headdresses in front of a building in Chicago, Illinois. Hale and a Native American man are both holding a piece of paper. A man on the right side of the image, wearing a suit, appears to be Native American.

Portrait of William Hale Thompson, Mayor of Chicago from 1915-1923 and 1927-1931, looking toward the camera and wearing a Native American headdress, standing with a group of Native American men and women wearing traditional Native American clothing and headdresses in front of a building in Chicago, Illinois. Hale and a Native American man are both holding a piece of paper. A man on the right side of the image, wearing a suit, appears to be Native American.