• Creator Names Cook County (Ill.). Coroner.
  • Title Cook County (Ill.) Coroner's investigation register [manuscript], 1890 Mar. 1-1892 May 23.
  • Physical description 1 v. (330 p.)
  • Collection summary Register lists names of deceased; cause, place, and date of death; comments on circumstances; whether postmortem examination or inquest was held (usually not). Each entry is usually signed by Ludvig Hektoen, deputy coroner, for Henry L. Hertz, coroner of Cook County, Ill. Index by name in front of volume.
  • Acquisition information Gift of the Institute of Medicine of Chicago (1990.0278).
  • Names
    • Cook County (Ill.). Coroner.
    • Hertz, Henry L.
    • Hektoen, Ludvig, 1863-1951.
  • Subjects
    • Coroners Illinois Cook County 19th century.
    • Death Illinois Cook County 19th century.
    • Death Illinois Chicago 19th century.
  • Geographic coverage
    • Cook County (Ill.) Social conditions 19th century.
    • Cook County (Ill.) Population 19th century.
  • Genre
    • Lists. aat
    • Registers. aat
  • Geographic name United States Illinois Cook County Chicago.