Image ID
DN-0064947
Headline
Eastland disaster, female survivor, wrapped in a blanket, standing on upper deck of a boat
Date Depicted
July 24, 1915
Date Created
July 24, 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-0064947, 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
2865
Max Pixels - Width
2345
KEYWORDS
C_0252
Chicago (Ill.)
20%
Eastland disaster, Chicago, Ill., July 24, 1915
Chicago River (Ill.)
disasters
Eastland (Ship)
1960.784
Disaster victims
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Women
Lifesaving
Steamboat accidents
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0064947.tif
DN-0064947
eastland disaster female survivor wrapped in a blanket standing on upper deck of a boat

Image of a female survivor of the Eastland disaster, wrapped in a blanket, standing on the upper deck of a boat on the Chicago River in Chicago, Illinois and looking out at the water. Folded deck chairs are stacked around her.

Image of a female survivor of the Eastland disaster, wrapped in a blanket, standing on the upper deck of a boat on the Chicago River in Chicago, Illinois and looking out at the water. Folded deck chairs are stacked around her.