Image ID
DN-0056838
Headline
Bubbly Creek
Date Depicted
circa 1911
Date Created
circa 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-0056838, 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
2332
Max Pixels - Width
2883
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
39th Street
Morgan Street
bridges
horse drawn vehicles
sewage
swing bridges
unsanitary
Chicago River
south branch
Canals
Refuse
Pollution
Bridges
Carts & wagons
Bubbly Creek (Chicago, Ill.)
Bridgeport (Chicago, Ill.)
DN-0056838
bubbly creek

View of Bubbly Creek crusted with sewage at West 39th and South Morgan Streets in the Bridgeport community area of Chicago, Illinois, circa 1911. This image shows an area under a swing bridge with horse drawn vehicles crossing. Bubbly Creek was the name for an offshoot of the South Fork of the South Branch of the Chicago River.

View of Bubbly Creek crusted with sewage at West 39th and South Morgan Streets in the Bridgeport community area of Chicago, Illinois, circa 1911. This image shows an area under a swing bridge with horse drawn vehicles crossing. Bubbly Creek was the name for an offshoot of the South Fork of the South Branch of the Chicago River.

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