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A Map of Chicago's gangland from authentic sources: designed to inculcate the most important principles of piety and virtue in young persons, and graphically portray the evils and sin of large cities.
A Map of Chicago's gangland from authentic sources: designed to inculcate the most important principles of piety and virtue in young persons, and graphically portray the evils and sin of large cities.
FilenameNL000067.tif
Call NumberMap oversize G 10896.548
CreatorBruce-Roberts, Inc.
TitleA Map of Chicago's gangland from authentic sources: designed to inculcate the most important principles of piety and virtue in young persons, and graphically portray the evils and sin of large cities.
Date (Original)1931
Physical Description1 map, col.; 48 x 62 cm.
Languageeng
SourceDigital image scanned from original map.
Publisher[Chicago]: Bruce-Roberts, Inc., 1931.
DescriptionMap of Chicago gang locations showing Little Italy, Little Sicily, Cicero, Capone Territory, Westside O'Donnell Territory, Stickney, Saltis Territory, Southside O'Donnell Territory, Little Africa.; Numbers in red circles give the sequence of important events in Chicago's gangland war.; Insets include: Mrs. O'Leary's cow, lawyer running to spring his client, an armored car, bootleggers stealing wheels from prohibition cars, machine gunners arriving from Detroit, World's Fair grounds of 1933, police tipping over a speakeasy.
SubjectChicago (Ill.); Crime; Gangs; Prohibition; Capone, Al, 1899-1947; Pictorial Maps
File Size397.719 kb
File Height480
File Width593
TypeImage
Publisher (Digital)The Newberry Library, Chicago.
RightsAll rights reserved by the Newberry Library. Permission to reproduce in any format must be requested in writing. Contact Photoduplication Department, Newberry Library, 60 W. Walton St., Chicago, IL 60610. Phone: 312-255-3566. E-mail: photoduplication@newberry.org
Collection Great Lakes Digital Collection (Newberry Library)
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