Image ID
DN-0064658B
Headline
Merry-go-round at Riverview Park
Date Depicted
circa June 12, 1915
Date Created
circa June 12, 1915
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2013, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0064658B, 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
4777
Max Pixels - Width
5999
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
Riverview Park
amusement parks
carousels
merry-go-rounds
DN-0064658B.tif
fun
leisure
recreation
DN-0064658B
merry go round at riverview park

Parkgoers riding a merry-go-round at Riverview Park in Chicago, Illinois, circa June 12, 1915. The merry-go-round had seventy hand-carved horses. Riverview Park was bounded on the east by North Western Avenue, on the west by the Chicago River, and on the south by West Belmont Avenue.

Parkgoers riding a merry-go-round at Riverview Park in Chicago, Illinois, circa June 12, 1915. The merry-go-round had seventy hand-carved horses. Riverview Park was bounded on the east by North Western Avenue, on the west by the Chicago River, and on the south by West Belmont Avenue.

9/23/2013