Image ID
DN-0056539
Headline
Chicago House of Correction, new cell house, looking down length, dark exposure
Date Depicted
January 30, 1911
Date Created
January 30, 1911
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2013, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0056539, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
Max Pixels - Height
2345
Max Pixels - Width
2975
KEYWORDS
1911
Chicago House of Corrections cell house
Chicago (Ill.)
architecture
buildings
built environment
1960.784
Chicago House of Correction
Prisons
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
South Lawndale (Chicago, Ill.)
Interior views
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
chicago house of correction new cell house looking down length dark exposure

Dark exposure interior view of the new cell house at the Chicago House of Correction. Looking down the length with rows of cells on both sides. The facility was also called Bridewell Prison, located at West 26th Street and South California Avenue in the South Lawndale community area of Chicago, Illinois.

Dark exposure interior view of the new cell house at the Chicago House of Correction. Looking down the length with rows of cells on both sides. The facility was also called Bridewell Prison, located at West 26th Street and South California Avenue in the South Lawndale community area of Chicago, Illinois.

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