Image ID
DN-0071297
Headline
Crowd of African-American men during 1919 Chicago Race Riots
Date Depicted
circa 1919
Date Created
circa 1919
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-0071297, 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
3180
Max Pixels - Width
4000
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
20%
1960.784
African Americans
Race riots, 1919
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
State Street
Walgreens Drugs
Walgreen Drugs (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.). Police Dept.
Officials and employees
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Crowds
Police
Riots
Race Riot, 1919
35th Street (Chicago, Ill.)
State Street (Chicago, Ill.)
Douglas (Chicago, Ill.)
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
crowd of african american men during 1919 chicago race riots

Crowd of African-American men standing on the sidewalks in front of a Walgreen Drugs at 3501 South State Street during a race riot in Chicago, Illinois, 1919. Police officers are standing at the forefront of the crowd.

Crowd of African-American men standing on the sidewalks in front of a Walgreen Drugs at 3501 South State Street during a race riot in Chicago, Illinois, 1919. Police officers are standing at the forefront of the crowd.