Image ID
DN-0064932
Headline
Eastland disaster, print of the Eastland steamship
Date Depicted
circa 1910
Date Created
circa August 14, 1915
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
DN-0064932, 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
2252
Max Pixels - Width
2681
KEYWORDS
Picture postcard of the Eastland
Chicago (Ill.)
transportation
boats
ships
Chicago River (Ill.)
disasters
Eastland (Ship)
Eastland disaster, Chicago, Ill., July 24, 1915
1960.784
Steamboats
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Steamboat accidents
Copy negatives
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0064932.tif
eastland disaster print of the eastland steamship

Image of a print of the Eastland, a steamboat. Text on the print reads the Great Steamship Eastland. This image was taken in Chicago, Illinois. The Eastland overturned on the Chicago River, killing over 800 people.

Image of a print of the Eastland, a steamboat. Text on the print reads the Great Steamship Eastland. This image was taken in Chicago, Illinois. The Eastland overturned on the Chicago River, killing over 800 people.