• Collection ID DN-0064992
  • Creator Names Chicago Daily News, Inc., photographer.
  • Title [Eastland disaster, people lined up outside the temporary morgue at the Second Regiment Armory] [graphic].
  • Dates [ca. 1915 July 24]
  • Physical description 1 negative : b&w, glass ; 4 x 5 in.
  • Access and usage restrictions Restriction: Original negatives are fragile and not available to researchers. Please consult the on-line image instead.
  • Collection summary Image of people lined up outside the Second Regiment Armory, which was used as a temporary morgue for victims of the Eastland disaster. Policemen are on site, standing near the line of people. The armory was located on West Washington Boulevard in the Near West Side community area of Chicago, Illinois.
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  • Names
    • Second Regiment Armory (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Chicago (Ill.). Police Department Officials and employees.
  • Subjects
    • Eastland disaster, Chicago, Ill., July 24, 1915
    • Queues Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
    • Families Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
    • Women Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
    • Police Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
    • Armories Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
    • Morgues & mortuaries Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
  • Geographic coverage
    • Washington Street (Chicago, Ill.) 1910-1919.
    • Near West Side (Chicago, Ill.) 1910-1919.
    • Chicago (Ill.) 1910-1919.
  • Genre
    • Dry plate negatives. gmgpc
    • Gelatin dry plate negatives. aat
  • Geographic name United States Illinois Cook County Chicago.
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