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Photo, Print, Drawing Photographs from the Chicago daily news, 1902-1933

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Title

  • Photographs from the Chicago daily news, 1902-1933

Summary

  • Contains over 55,000 images of urban life in or near Chicago, Illinois, captured on glass plate negatives between 1902 and 1933 by photographers employed by the Chicago Daily News, then one of Chicago's leading newspapers. Most of the photographs were taken in Chicago, Illinois, or in nearby towns, parks, or athletic fields. Features a variety of topics and events covered in the newspaper, including politicians, actors, athletes, sports teams, and other prominent persons who stopped in Chicago during their travels.

Names

  • Chicago History Museum.
  • Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program.

Created / Published

  • Washington, DC : Library of Congress, 2002-

Headings

  • -  Chicago (Ill.)--Pictorial works
  • -  Chicago (Ill.)--Social life and customs--20th century
  • -  Chicago (Ill.)--History--1875

Notes

  • -  At head of title: The Library of Congress, American Memory.
  • -  Title from home page as viewed on June 10, 2013.
  • -  This description is based on the original presentation of the collection on the Library of Congress website, now available only as an archived web site. The presentation on the partner institution's website may vary.
  • -  Archived site includes descriptive information about the collection and a special presentation, Topics to explore, featuring themes selected by the staff of the Chicago History Museum and images drawn from the collection.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • F548.5

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2002565163

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Chicago citation style:

Chicago History Museum, and Library Of Congress. National Digital Library Program. Photographs from the Chicago daily news, -1933. Chicago Illinois, 2002. Washington, DC: Library of Congress. Photograph. https://lccn.loc.gov/2002565163.

APA citation style:

Chicago History Museum & Library Of Congress. National Digital Library Program. (2002) Photographs from the Chicago daily news, -1933. Chicago Illinois, 2002. Washington, DC: Library of Congress. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://lccn.loc.gov/2002565163.

MLA citation style:

Chicago History Museum, and Library Of Congress. National Digital Library Program. Photographs from the Chicago daily news, -1933. Washington, DC: Library of Congress. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <lccn.loc.gov/2002565163>.