Image ID
DN-0086241
Headline
Men carrying a casket down a walkway in front of a house, crowds standing on both sides of the walkway
Date Depicted
June 1928
Date Created
June 1928
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-0086241, 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
4758
Max Pixels - Width
5998
KEYWORDS
casket
Chicago (Ill.)
funeral processions
funerals
1960.784
Murphy, Tim, d. 1928
Death and burial
Timothy Murphy Murder Case, Chicago, Ill., 1928
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0086241
men carrying a casket down a walkway in front of a house crowds standing on both sides of the walkway

Image of men carrying the casket of reputed labor racketeer Big Tim Timothy Murphy down a walkway in front of a house in Chicago, Illinois. Crowds of adults and children are standing on both sides of the walkway. Murphy was murdered, allegedly by gangsters, in June 1928. Murphy was a politician, union organizer, and reputed gangster.

Image of men carrying the casket of reputed labor racketeer Big Tim Timothy Murphy down a walkway in front of a house in Chicago, Illinois. Crowds of adults and children are standing on both sides of the walkway. Murphy was murdered, allegedly by gangsters, in June 1928. Murphy was a politician, union organizer, and reputed gangster.