Image ID
DN-0056899
Headline
Chicken standing on crusted sewage on Bubbly Creek at Morgan Street
Date Depicted
April 19, 1911
Date Created
April 19, 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-0056899, 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
4970
Max Pixels - Width
6121
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Canals
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Refuse
Pollution
Bubbly Creek (Chicago, Ill.)
Bridgeport (Chicago, Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0056899.tif
DN-0056899_OLD.tif
chicken standing on crusted sewage on bubbly creek at morgan street

A chicken standing on crusted sewage in Bubbly Creek at West 39th and South Morgan Streets in the Bridgeport community area of Chicago, Illinois, April 19, 1911. Bubbly Creek was the name for an offshoot of the South Fork of the South Branch of the Chicago River.

A chicken standing on crusted sewage in Bubbly Creek at West 39th and South Morgan Streets in the Bridgeport community area of Chicago, Illinois, April 19, 1911. Bubbly Creek was the name for an offshoot of the South Fork of the South Branch of the Chicago River.

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2/10/2014