Image ID
DN-0067860
Headline
Army recruiters standing by a howitzer in Grant Park in the Loop community area
Date Depicted
1917
Date Created
1917
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-0067860, 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
2900
Max Pixels - Width
2327
KEYWORDS
Orchestra Hall (Chicago, Ill.)
People's Gas Building (Chicago, Ill.)
122 South Michigan Avenue (Chicago, Ill.)
Pullman Building (Chicago, Ill.)
79 East Adams Street (Chicago, Ill.)
Railway Exchange Building (Chicago, Ill.)
United States. Army
Recruiting & enlistment
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Soldiers
Howitzers
Grant Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Loop (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
army recruiters standing by a howitzer in grant park in the loop community area

Image of Army recruiters standing by a howitzer in Grant Park in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois, looking west across Michigan Avenue. The buildings visible in the background are, from left to right: the Railway Exchange Building, Orchestra Hall, the Pullman Building (79 East Adams Street), and the People's Gas Building at 122 South Michigan Avenue.

Image of Army recruiters standing by a howitzer in Grant Park in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois, looking west across Michigan Avenue. The buildings visible in the background are, from left to right: the Railway Exchange Building, Orchestra Hall, the Pullman Building (79 East Adams Street), and the People's Gas Building at 122 South Michigan Avenue.