• Collection ID DN-0066897
  • Creator Names Chicago Daily News, Inc., photographer.
  • Title [Street scene looking west on West Roosevelt Road (formerly) Twelfth Street from Blue Island Avenue] [graphic].
  • Dates [1916]
  • 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 View of a street scene looking west on West Roosevelt Road (formerly Twelfth Street) from South Blue Island Avenue in the Near West Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. A man standing in the street is in the foreground of the image. A store with a sign reading United Cigars, a building with a turret, automobiles and horse drawn carts are visible in the background.
  • Terms Governing Use and Reproduction The online images are supplied for reference purposes only. All other uses are restricted. To acquire copies, including improved copies, or permission for use, please contact Chicago History Museum, Rights and Reproductions Dept., 1601 N. Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60614.
  • Subjects
    • Commercial streets Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
    • Buildings Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
    • Automobiles Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
    • Carts & wagons Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
  • Geographic coverage
    • Blue Island Avenue (Chicago, Ill.) 1910-1919.
    • Roosevelt Road (Chicago, Ill.) 1910-1919.
    • Near South 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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