Image ID
DN-0086537
Headline
Crowd standing around an automobile during the funeral for Tony Lombardo
Date Depicted
September 1928
Date Created
September 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-0086537, 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
2378
Max Pixels - Width
2992
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
funerals
1960.784
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0086537
crowd standing around an automobile during the funeral for tony lombardo

Crowd standing around an automobile on a residential street in Chicago, Illinois, during the funeral for reputed gangster Tony Lombardo, who was murdered on September 7, 1928. Lombardo was reputed to be the boss of organized crime in Chicago, circa 1924-1928.

Crowd standing around an automobile on a residential street in Chicago, Illinois, during the funeral for reputed gangster Tony Lombardo, who was murdered on September 7, 1928. Lombardo was reputed to be the boss of organized crime in Chicago, circa 1924-1928.