Image ID
DN-0059878
Headline
Chicago Daily News searchlight, operator turning the light toward the camera
Date Depicted
October 29, 1912
Date Created
October 29, 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-0059878, 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
2910
Max Pixels - Width
2310
KEYWORDS
search light
searchlight
San Francisco (Calif.)
1960.784
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Equipment and supplies
Searchlights
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Presidential elections
United States
Men
Chicago (Ill.)
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
chicago daily news searchlight operator turning the light toward the camera

Image of an operator turning the Chicago Daily News searchlight toward the camera. The searchlight was located atop the Insurance Exchange Building at 175 West Jackson Boulevard in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois. The searchlight was to be used to signal the results of the presidential election of 1912.

Image of an operator turning the Chicago Daily News searchlight toward the camera. The searchlight was located atop the Insurance Exchange Building at 175 West Jackson Boulevard in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois. The searchlight was to be used to signal the results of the presidential election of 1912.

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