Image ID
DN-0070057
Headline
Crowd outside tabernacle set up for Billy Sunday near Navy Pier
Date Depicted
March 15, 1918
Date Created
March 15, 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-0070057, 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
2866
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
transportation
trams
public transit
streetcars
1960.784
Sunday, Billy, 1862-1935
Revivals
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Evangelists
Tabernacles
Street-railroads
Crowds
Navy Pier (Chicago, Ill.)
Near North Side (Chicago, Ill.)
1900-1909
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0070057
crowd outside tabernacle set up for billy sunday near navy pier

Elevated view of crowd outside revival tent, called a tabernacle, set up for evangelist Billy Sunday just north of Navy Pier in the Near North Side community area of Chicago, Illinois (pier visible in background). Streetcars also visible. The Rev. William A. Sunday was an ordained Presbyterian minister.

Elevated view of crowd outside revival tent, called a tabernacle, set up for evangelist Billy Sunday just north of Navy Pier in the Near North Side community area of Chicago, Illinois (pier visible in background). Streetcars also visible. The Rev. William A. Sunday was an ordained Presbyterian minister.