• Collection ID DN-0064654
  • Creator Names Chicago Daily News, Inc., photographer.
  • Title [Clean Up Day, Near South Side, Boy Scouts whitewashing a metal barrel] [graphic].
  • Dates [1915]
  • 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 Boy Scouts cleaning up an alley during Clean Up Day in the Near South Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. Two scouts are whitewashing a metal barrel in front of a wooden fence. 18th Ward Alderman Murray had called for a clean up of the south side neighborhood between Harrison and 18th Streets.
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  • Names
    • Boy Scouts of America (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Clean Up Day (1915 : Chicago, Ill.)
  • Subjects
    • Street cleaning Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
    • Painting Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
    • Boys Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
    • Youth organizations Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
    • Alleys Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
  • Geographic coverage
    • 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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