Image ID
DN-0064960
Headline
Eastland disaster, funeral procession
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-0064960, 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
2306
Max Pixels - Width
2879
KEYWORDS
steamer
Eastland disaster, Chicago, Ill., July 24, 1915
transportation
automobiles
20%
Chicago (Ill.)
Chicago River (Ill.)
disasters
Eastland (Ship)
funeral processions
funerals
1960.784
Funeral rites & ceremonies
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Drowning victims
Hearses
Crowds
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0064960.tif
DN-0064960
eastland disaster funeral procession

Image of a funeral procession for victims of the Eastland disaster in Chicago, Illinois. The Eastland was a steamship that capsized in the Chicago River, leaving over 800 people dead.

Image of a funeral procession for victims of the Eastland disaster in Chicago, Illinois. The Eastland was a steamship that capsized in the Chicago River, leaving over 800 people dead.