Image ID
DN-0064869
Headline
Construction of the new Field Museum of Natural History, east side of the building
Date Depicted
1915
Date Created
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-0064869, 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
2356
Max Pixels - Width
2901
KEYWORDS
C_0252
Chicago (Ill.)
architecture
buildings
built environment
20%
1960.784
Field Museum of Natural History
Building construction
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Capitals (Columns)
Galleries & museums
Near South Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Exterior views
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0064869.tif
construction of the new field museum of natural history east side of the building

View of construction of the new Field Museum of Natural History building, at East 14th Street and South Lake Shore Drive in the Near South Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. This image shows the fluted columns at the east side of the building from ground level. A crane is visible in the background and construction materials are visible in the foreground. The Field Museum moved from its Jackson Park location to this building in 1921.

View of construction of the new Field Museum of Natural History building, at East 14th Street and South Lake Shore Drive in the Near South Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. This image shows the fluted columns at the east side of the building from ground level. A crane is visible in the background and construction materials are visible in the foreground. The Field Museum moved from its Jackson Park location to this building in 1921.