Death Chamber : News Photo

Death Chamber

circa 1945: An American prisoner, sentenced to death, is strapped into a chair in the gas chamber. The black hood carries a Westinghouse Electric Company logo. (Photo by Weegee(Arthur Fellig)/International Center of Photography/Getty Images)
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circa 1945: An American prisoner, sentenced to death, is strapped into a chair in the gas chamber. The black hood carries a Westinghouse Electric Company logo. (Photo by Weegee(Arthur Fellig)/International Center of Photography/Getty Images)
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Date created:
December 31, 1944
Editorial #:
3436847
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Photographer:
Weegee(Arthur Fellig)/International Center of Photography / Contributor
Collection:
International Center of Photography
Credit:
Getty Images
Max file size:
3,819 x 5,023 px (53.04 x 69.76 in) - 72 dpi - 1.54 MB
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Source:
ICP
Barcode:
JC2466
Object name:
99d/15/huty/13328/2062

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