Image ID
ICHi-064421
Headline
Fearful Retribution: Thieves & Incendiaries are hanged by the Heels and brained
Date Created
1872
Creator
Barclay & Co.
Creator Role
publisher
Artwork/Object Depicted
engravings
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-064421
Storage Location
Library: Das grosse Feuer in Chicago, F38BD .B2G
Max Pixels - Height
4847
Max Pixels - Width
2828
KEYWORDS
Chicago Fire
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Chicago (Ill.)
Great Fire, Chicago, Ill., 1871
men
thieves
crime and criminals
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fearful retribution thieves incendiaries are hanged by the heels and brained

Engraving of men hanging another man by his heels during the aftermath of the Chicago Fire of 1871, caption reads: Fearful Retribution: Thieves & Incendiaries are hanged by the Heels and brained. Published in Das Grosse Feuer, Chicago, Illinois, 1872.

Engraving of men hanging another man by his heels during the aftermath of the Chicago Fire of 1871, caption reads: Fearful Retribution: Thieves & Incendiaries are hanged by the Heels and brained. Published in Das Grosse Feuer, Chicago, Illinois, 1872.