The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

594 of the 780 slaughtered in Cook County trafic during 1935

A two-page photograph montage of 594 faces out of 780 people killed in traffic-related accidents in 1935. The Chicago Tribune often referred to these deaths as "The Massacre."


53.5 x 43 cm

Tribune Company

black and white

  • English


  • still image
  • text

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (December 29, 1935), Part 7, p. 7

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