Image ID
DN-0064269
Headline
Three Northwestern University coeds roller-skating on sidewalk
Date Depicted
March 27, 1915
Date Created
March 27, 1915
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-0064269, 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
2264
Max Pixels - Width
2913
KEYWORDS
Chicago Daily News
northwestern university students
roller skate
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)
Students
Roller skating
Illinois
Evanston
1910-1919
Women
Evanston (Ill.)
Group portraits
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0064269.tif
DN-0064269
three northwestern university coeds roller skating on sidewalk

Group portrait of three Northwestern University coeds, carrying books, roller-skating on a sidewalk near a building. A roller-skating craze had started in Evanston at Northwestern University, and spread to students and younger housewives in the northern suburbs and the north and west outlying neighborhoods of Chicago.

Group portrait of three Northwestern University coeds, carrying books, roller-skating on a sidewalk near a building. A roller-skating craze had started in Evanston at Northwestern University, and spread to students and younger housewives in the northern suburbs and the north and west outlying neighborhoods of Chicago.