Image ID
DN-0084329
Headline
Mayor William Hale Thompson wearing a Native American headdress, dancing with Native American men and women wearing traditional clothing in front of a building
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-0084329, 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
2400
Max Pixels - Width
2936
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
Illinois
Chicago
Costume
DN-0084329
mayor william hale thompson wearing a native american headdress dancing with native american men and women wearing traditional clothing in front of a building

Portrait of William Hale Thompson, Mayor of Chicago from 1915-1923 and 1927-1931, wearing a Native American headdress, dancing 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 looking at a piece of paper that they are holding. Two men dancing are wearing suits, and one of the men appears to be Native American.

Portrait of William Hale Thompson, Mayor of Chicago from 1915-1923 and 1927-1931, wearing a Native American headdress, dancing 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 looking at a piece of paper that they are holding. Two men dancing are wearing suits, and one of the men appears to be Native American.