The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

"Ma" Streeter

"Ma" Streeter, also known as Elma Lockwood Streeter, stands on her houseboat, the Vamoose. Her husband, George Wellington Streeter, was a central force in a forty-year real estate argument regarding Streeterville in Chicago.


10 x 15 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 (September 5, 1937), Graphic Section, p. 4

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