Image ID
DN-0005207
Headline
Embankment and damaged pylons in the Chicago River under the Wells Street bridge after an accident
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-0005207, 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.
78429
Max Pixels - Height
458
Max Pixels - Width
640
KEYWORDS
Wells Street Bridge failure, Chicago, Ill., 1907.
Bridge failures--Illinois--Chicago--1900-1909.--lctgm
Crowds--Illinois--Chicago--1900-1909.--lctgm
Ruins--Illinois--Chicago--1900-1909.--lctgm
Wells Street Bridge (Chicago Ill.)--lctgm
Chicago River (Ill.)--1900-1909.
Loop (Chicago, Ill.)--Buildings, structures, etc.--1900-1909.
Chicago (Ill.)--Buildings, structures, etc.--1900-1909.
Loop (Chicago, Ill.)--Buildings, structures, etc.--1900-1909.
Dry plate negatives.--gmgpc
Gelatin dry plate negatives.--aat
embankment and damaged pylons in the chicago river under the wells street bridge after an accident

Image of the embankment and damaged pylons in the Chicago River under the Wells Street bridge after an accident in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois. A crowd of onlookers is visible on the street near the edge of the bridge.

Image of the embankment and damaged pylons in the Chicago River under the Wells Street bridge after an accident in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois. A crowd of onlookers is visible on the street near the edge of the bridge.