Image ID
DN-0000189
Headline
Old Archer Avenue swing bridge
Date Depicted
circa 1902
Date Created
circa 1902
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0000189, 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
2059
Max Pixels - Width
2908
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Bridges
Illinois
Chicago
1900-1909
Swing bridge
Rivers
Industrial facilities
Archer Avenue Bridge (Chicago, Ill.)
McKinley Park (Chicago, Ill. : Community area)
Bridgeport (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago River (Ill.)
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
DN-0000189.tif
old archer avenue swing bridge

Side view of the old Archer Avenue swing bridge taken from the bank of the South Fork of the South Branch of the Chicago River circa 1902. The bridge connected the McKinley Park and Bridgeport community areas of Chicago, Illinois. Commercial or industrial buildings are visible in the background.

Side view of the old Archer Avenue swing bridge taken from the bank of the South Fork of the South Branch of the Chicago River circa 1902. The bridge connected the McKinley Park and Bridgeport community areas of Chicago, Illinois. Commercial or industrial buildings are visible in the background.

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