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  • Collection ID 1987.0193
  • Creator Names Charles G. Blake & Company (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Title Charles G. Blake & Company photograph collection [graphic].
  • Dates 1896-1914.
  • Physical description 158 photographic prints : b&w ; 21 x 28 cm. (8 1/4 x 11 in.) or smaller.
  • Collection summary Views relating to Blake & Co. gravestone and monument carving and manufacture industry in Chicago. Subjects include shops and offices, carving department, offices, examples of finished products and damage and rebuilding after a fire destroyed the main shop.
  • Finding Aids Note Container list available (1987-193).
  • Names Charles G. Blake & Company (Chicago, Ill.) Photographs.
  • Subjects
    • Monuments & memorials Illinois Chicago 1890-1919. lctgm
    • Tombs & sepulchral monuments Illinois Chicago 1890-1919. lctgm
    • Offices Illinois Chicago 1890-1919. lctgm
    • Laborers Illinois Chicago 1890-1919. lctgm
    • Stoneworking Illinois Chicago 1890-1919. lctgm
    • Sculpture Illinois Chicago 1890-1919. lctgm
    • Industries Illinois Chicago 1890-1919.
  • Geographic coverage Chicago (Ill.) Streets LaSalle Street 184.
  • Genre
    • Interior views. aat
    • Gelatin silver prints. gmgpc
  • Geographic name United States Illinois Cook County Chicago.
  • Finding aid URL Finding aid available online http://chsmedia.org/media/fa/fa/1987/193.htm