Tom Howard

American (Chicago, Illinois, active 1920s - 1961)

The Electrocution of Ruth Snyder

1928
photograph | gelatin silver print
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  • The Electrocution of Ruth Snyder

    Tom Howard, The Electrocution of Ruth Snyder, 1928; gelatin silver print, 4 in. x 4 in. (10.16 cm x 10.16 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Accessions Committee Fund purchase;


4 in. x 4 in. (10.16 cm x 10.16 cm)
Acquired 1996
Collection SFMOMA
Accessions Committee Fund purchase
96.428

Tags

executions, murderers, straps, women, prisons, Ossining, New York, Sing Sing, New York Daily News, journalism, blurry


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