Image ID
DN-0004989
Headline
Bridewell prison quarry and buildings showing a set of rail tracks leading from the buildings down into the pit and men working in the pit
Date Depicted
1907
Date Created
1907
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Sun-Times Media, LLC. All rights reserved.
Credit Line
DN-0004989, Chicago Sun-Times/Chicago Daily News collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Horizon Bib. No.
78252
Max Pixels - Height
456
Max Pixels - Width
640
KEYWORDS
Chicago House of Correction.
Prisoners--Illinois--Chicago--1900-1909.--lctgm
Prisons--Illinois--Chicago--1900-1909.--lctgm
Quarrying--Illinois--Chicago--1900-1909.--lctgm
Mine railroads--Illinois--Chicago--1900-1909.--lctgm
Railroad tracks--Illinois--Chicago--1900-1909.--lctgm
California Avenue (Chicago, Ill.)--1900-1909.
26th Street (Chicago, Ill.)
Little Village (Chicago, Ill.)--1900-1909.
Chicago (Ill.)--1900-1909.
Dry plate negatives.--gmgpc
Gelatin dry plate negatives.--aat
bridewell prison quarry and buildings showing a set of rail tracks leading from the buildings down into the pit and men working in the pit

View of a Bridewell prison quarry pit and buildings showing a set of rail tracks leading from the buildings down into the pit and men working in the pit. The quarries were located at South California Avenue and West 26th Street in the Little Village community area in Chicago, Illinois and city buildings and rooftops can be seen in the background.

View of a Bridewell prison quarry pit and buildings showing a set of rail tracks leading from the buildings down into the pit and men working in the pit. The quarries were located at South California Avenue and West 26th Street in the Little Village community area in Chicago, Illinois and city buildings and rooftops can be seen in the background.