• Collection ID DN-0064653
  • Creator Names Chicago Daily News, Inc., photographer.
  • Title [Clean Up Day, Near South Side, Boy Scouts cleaning an alley] [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 an alley during Clean Up Day in the Near South Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. Two scouts are clearing away debris by hand, three scouts are raking, others are looking on from their bicycles, and a policeman is overseeing them. 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.)
    • Chicago (Ill.). Police Department Officials and employees.
    • Clean Up Day (1915 : Chicago, Ill.)
  • Subjects
    • Street cleaning Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
    • Boys Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
    • Youth organizations Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
    • Bicycles & tricycles Illinois Chicago 1910-1919. lctgm
    • Police 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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