Timeline of the City's History : 1908Lazarus Averbuch, deceased (side)
Dead body of Lazarus Averbuch held up in a chair by Captain Evans of the police department, side view
Chicago Daily News, Inc., photographer.
1908 Mar. 2.
Image of the dead body of Lazarus Averbuch held up in a chair by Captain Evans of the police department in Chicago, Illinois. Averbuch, an alleged anarchist, was shot and killed during his attempt to assassinate Police Chief George M. Shippy at the Shippy home.
This photonegative taken by a Chicago Daily News photographer was published in the newspaper on March 3, 1908
Cite as: DN-0005897, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago Historical Society.
Reproduction Number: DN-0005897
Digital ID: ichicdn n005897
Case number: 56
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