Image ID
DN-0065012
Headline
Diver and men on a tugboat during the Eastland disaster recovery efforts
Date Depicted
circa August 28, 1915
Date Created
circa August 28, 1915
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
DN-0065012, 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
2282
Max Pixels - Width
2920
KEYWORDS
transportation
boats
20%
Eastland disaster, Chicago, Ill., July 24, 1915
Chicago (Ill.)
Chicago River (Ill.)
disasters
Eastland (Ship)
1960.784
Deneau, William
Reid, Murdoch and Company Building (Chicago, Ill.)
Divers
Tugboats
Rivers
Steamboat accidents
Clark Street Bridge (Chicago, Ill.)
Loop (Chicago, Ill.)
DN-0065012.tif
DN-0065012
diver and men on a tugboat during the eastland disaster recovery efforts

View of William Deneau, a diver in the Eastland disaster recovery efforts, in the water near a tugboat in the Chicago River, Chicago, Illinois, circa August 28, 1915. They were searching for objects in the river from the overturned Eastland steamer. The Reid Murdoch Building and the Clark Street Bridge are visible in the background.

View of William Deneau, a diver in the Eastland disaster recovery efforts, in the water near a tugboat in the Chicago River, Chicago, Illinois, circa August 28, 1915. They were searching for objects in the river from the overturned Eastland steamer. The Reid Murdoch Building and the Clark Street Bridge are visible in the background.