Image ID
DN-0069530
Headline
Firemen standing in the rubble after a fire at a theater on West Chicago Avenue and North Leavitt, in the West Town Community area
Date Depicted
1918
Date Created
1918
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-0069530, 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
2354
Max Pixels - Width
2892
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Chicago (Ill.). Fire Dept.
Officials and employees
Fires
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Fire fighters
Fire fighting
Theaters
Leavitt Street (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago Avenue (Chicago, Ill.)
West Town (Chicago, Ill.)
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0069530.tif
firemen standing in the rubble after a fire at a theater on west chicago avenue and north leavitt in the west town community area

Image of firemen standing in the rubble after a fire at a theater on West Chicago Avenue and North Leavitt Street in the West Town Community area of Chicago, Illinois, which killed five firemen.

Image of firemen standing in the rubble after a fire at a theater on West Chicago Avenue and North Leavitt Street in the West Town Community area of Chicago, Illinois, which killed five firemen.