• Collection ID 2009.0038.1
  • Title Chicago bridges photograph collection [graphic].
  • Dates [ca. 1980-1982]
  • Physical description
    • 92 photographic prints : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.
    • 268 negatives : b&w ; 35 mm.
  • Collection summary Original or copy photographs made in the 1980s containing views documenting approximately fifty different bridges, drawbridges, and viaducts in Chicago from a variety of angles, especially in the Loop area, Michigan Avenue, and Lake Shore Drive. Other examples include the Cortland Street Bridge, the Monroe Street Bridge, the Franklin-Orleans Bridge, and the Jackson Street Bridge. The photographic prints show bridges constructed or viewed between 1914 and 1982, arranged by decade. Negatives have corresponding contact sheets and typed identification lists. Most photographic prints do not have corresponding negatives. Most photographic prints are labeled, but there are several photographs that are undated.
  • Subjects
    • Bridges Illinois Chicago 1910-1989 Photographs.
    • Bridges Illinois Chicago 1980-1989. lctgm
    • Drawbridges Illinois Chicago 1980-1989. lctgm
    • Streets Illinois Chicago 1980-1989. lctgm
    • Viaducts Illinois Chicago 1980-1989. lctgm
  • Geographic coverage
    • Chicago (Ill.) Buildings, structures, etc. 1910-1989.
    • Chicago River (Ill.)
  • Genre
    • Photographic prints gmgpc
    • Film negatives. gmgpc
    • Contact sheets. gmgpc
  • Geographic name United States Illinois Cook County Chicago.