Image ID
DN-0068405
Headline
Soldiers, 2nd Illinois Field Artillery, marching on the left side of a street in Bloomington, Illinois, where they are on strike duty
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-0068405, 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
2335
Max Pixels - Width
2916
KEYWORDS
transportation
trams
public transit
streetcars
20%
Bloomington and Normal Electric Power and Railway Company
Strikes
United States. Army. Illinois Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd
Soldiers
Illinois
Bloomington
1910-1919
Bloomington (Ill.)
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0068405.tif
soldiers 2nd illinois field artillery marching on the left side of a street in bloomington illinois where they are on strike duty

Image of soldiers of the 2nd Illinois Field Artillery marching on the left side of a street in Bloomington, Illinois. A streetcar is moving down the middle of the street and automobile traffic is moving both ways on the right side of the street. The 2nd Illinois Field Artillery was called to Bloomington during a strike by the workers from the Bloomington and Normal Electric Power and Railway company that began on July 5, 1917.

Image of soldiers of the 2nd Illinois Field Artillery marching on the left side of a street in Bloomington, Illinois. A streetcar is moving down the middle of the street and automobile traffic is moving both ways on the right side of the street. The 2nd Illinois Field Artillery was called to Bloomington during a strike by the workers from the Bloomington and Normal Electric Power and Railway company that began on July 5, 1917.