The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

Hauptmann's footprint

A photograph of a footprint found in the mud at the Lindbergh home near Hopewell, New Jersey, after the kidnapping of Charles Lindbergh Jr. in 1932. The footprint was compared to that of Bruno Hauptmann.


12.1 x 7.8 cm

Tribune Company

black and white

  • English


  • still image
  • text

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Daily Tribune (September 26, 1934), p. 30

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  • Acme Newspictures (New York, N.Y.)


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