• Title Back Yard, image 01
  • Caption Whether squares of patchy beige and green grass sectioned off by wire fence, or carefully cultivated gardens of wind chimes and sculptures, Chicago's back yards are a way to learn something about the city.
  • Photographer McLaughlin, Carol
  • Date May 26, 2000
  • Iso Date 2000-05-26
  • Project Location Humboldt Park (Chicago, Ill.); Bowmanville (Chicago, Ill.); Rogers Park (Chicago, Ill.); Pilsen (Chicago, Ill.); Ukrainian Village (Chicago, Ill.); Brighton Park (Chicago, Ill.); West Lawn (Chicago, Ill.); Bridgeport (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Project Number 742
  • Project Title Backyards
  • Original Sleeve Title Yards
  • Sleeve Caption Portraits of people's backyards throughout the city. In her study of backyards, CITY 2000 photographer Carol McLaughlin has found that the spaces are as varied as their homeowners. Some yards reveal a meticulous love of structure, while others are entrusted to nature: wind, rain and pollinating insects." OSC: 7 a.m.
  • Type Image
  • Form Photographs
  • Medium BW
  • Film Size 4 x 5
  • Sponsorship Funded through the support of the Comer Foundation.
  • Host University of Illinois at Chicago. Library.
  • Collection CITY 2000 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
  • Repository University of Illinois at Chicago. Library. Special Collections and University Archives.
  • Citation Cite as [Creator]. [Title], [Identifier]. Comer Archive of Chicago in the Year 2000 (University of Illinois at Chicago).
  • Rights Contact photographer for use rights.
  • Staff Notes CITY 2000: images from the book
  • Local Identifier 38198100112372_02
  • Item Url http://collections.carli.illinois.edu/u?/uic_city,4952
  • Digital Collection CITY 2000 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
  • Rights Contact photographer for use rights.