• Collection ID SDN-068048
  • Creator Names Chicago Daily News, Inc., photographer.
  • Title [Horse Racing, Derby Day, Washington Park Track, crowds standing in front of grandstands and in the grandstands, light exposure] [graphic].
  • Dates 1929.
  • 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 Elevated view of Derby Day crowds standing in front of grandstands and in the grandstands at the Washington Park Race Track (light exposure), which was built in 1926 near Homewood (Illinois) and given the same name as the track (1884-1905) formerly in Chicago. Horses are racing on the track in the background.
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  • Names
    • American Derby (Horse race : Chicago Metropolitan Area, Ill.)
    • Washington Park Race Track (Homewood, Ill.)
  • Subjects Horse racing Illinois Chicago Metropolitan Area.
  • Geographic coverage Homewood (Ill.) 1920-1929.
  • Genre
    • Dry plate negatives. gmgpc
    • Gelatin dry plate negatives. aat
  • Geographic name United States Illinois Cook County Chicago.
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