Image ID
DN-0058724
Headline
Republican National Convention, looking north on South Wabash Avenue toward the Coliseum, crowds and automobiles in front
Date Depicted
June 1912
Date Created
June 1912
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-0058724, 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
4651
Max Pixels - Width
5763
KEYWORDS
Republican National Convention 1912
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Coliseum (Chicago, Ill.)
1513 South Wabash Avenue (Chicago, Ill.)
Republican National Convention (1912 : Chicago, Ill.)
Political conventions
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Automobiles
Flags
American
Crowds
City & town life
Wabash Avenue (Chicago, Ill.)
Interior views
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
republican national convention looking north on south wabash avenue toward the coliseum crowds and automobiles in front

Exterior view of the Coliseum decorated with American flags. View is looking north along South Wabash Avenue. Crowds of people are on the sidewalks along the street and automobiles and streetcars are visible on the street. The Coliseum was located at 1513 South Wabash Avenue in the Near South Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. This image was taken during the Republican National Convention, which was held June 18-22, 1912. William Taft was nominated for the Republican presidential candidate at the convention.

Exterior view of the Coliseum decorated with American flags. View is looking north along South Wabash Avenue. Crowds of people are on the sidewalks along the street and automobiles and streetcars are visible on the street. The Coliseum was located at 1513 South Wabash Avenue in the Near South Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. This image was taken during the Republican National Convention, which was held June 18-22, 1912. William Taft was nominated for the Republican presidential candidate at the convention.

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