The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

Lieut. Gen. Adna R. Chaffee

Lieutenant General Adna R. Chaffee, the former chief of staff of the United States army who died in 1914, is pictured with the inset of a handwritten note addressed to a Mr. McCormick. The photo was found in Mrs. Katherine Medill McCormick's collection. The note is most likely addressed to Robert Sanderson McCormick, the husband of Katherine Medill McCormick and United States Ambassador to France.


29.5 x 11.7 cm

Tribune Company


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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (January 13, 1935), p. 7

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