[Photograph 2012.201.B1205.0981]

Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "A gang of gunmen shot and killed seven of their underworld enemies just before noon in Chicago today, Feb. 14, when, without warning, they opened a fusilade of machinegun bullets in building of S&M Cartage Company. The leader of the execution squad barked an order and the seven fall, six dying at once, the seventh three hours later."

Creator(s): Pacific & Atlantic Photos
Location(s): United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
Creation Date: February 14, 1929
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 3
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: February 14, 1929
Coverage:
Place
United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
February 14, 1929
Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "A gang of gunmen shot and killed seven of their underworld enemies just before noon in Chicago today, Feb. 14, when, without warning, they opened a fusilade of machinegun bullets in building of S&M Cartage Company. The leader of the execution squad barked an order and the seven fall, six dying at once, the seventh three hours later."

Note:

PublishDate: T-11-02-67

Note:

Credit: Oklahoma Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Keyword(s): St. Valentines Day Massacre | Chicago | Oklahoma Times photographs
Source: Oklahoma Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, November 2, 1967
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B1205.0981
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc601334
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image