Image ID
DN-0065025
Headline
Eastland disaster, uprighted in Chicago River, wall of building visible in foreground
Date Depicted
August 13, 1915
Date Created
August 13, 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-0065025, 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
2326
Max Pixels - Width
2876
KEYWORDS
accident
boat
steamer
Eastland disaster, Chicago, Ill., July 24, 1915
transportation
boats
ships
20%
Chicago (Ill.)
Chicago River (Ill.)
disasters
Eastland (Ship)
1960.784
Favorite (Tugboat)
Tugboats
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Steamboats
Rivers
Steamboat accidents
Loop (Chicago, Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0065025.tif
eastland disaster uprighted in chicago river wall of building visible in foreground

Image of the Eastland, the steamer that had overturned, uprighted in the Chicago River in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois. The Eastland is leaning against the Favorite, a tugboat from Duluth, Minnesota. The wall of a building is visible in the foreground.

Image of the Eastland, the steamer that had overturned, uprighted in the Chicago River in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois. The Eastland is leaning against the Favorite, a tugboat from Duluth, Minnesota. The wall of a building is visible in the foreground.