Image ID
DN-0055339
Headline
Cherry mine disaster, men looking at the destroyed top works of the coal mine in Cherry, Illinois, after a fire, with a crowd gathered in the background
Date Created
circa November 13, 1909
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-0055339, 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.
101127
Max Pixels - Height
398
Max Pixels - Width
500
KEYWORDS
St. Paul Coal Company--Buildings.
St. Paul Coal Company--Fire, 1909.


Cherry Mine Disaster, Cherry, Ill., 1909
Ruins--Illinois--Cherry--1900-1909.--lctgm
Mine accidents--Illinois--Cherry--1900-1909.--lctgm
Coal mining--Illinois--Cherry--1900-1909.--lctgm
Fires--Illinois--Cherry--1900-1909.--lctgm
Disasters--Illinois--Cherry--1900-1909.--lctgm
Cherry (Ill.)--1900-1909.
Dry plate negatives.--gmgpc
Gelatin dry plate negatives.--aat

cherry mine disaster men looking at the destroyed top works of the coal mine in cherry illinois after a fire with a crowd gathered in the background

Image of men looking at the destroyed top works of the St. Paul coal mine in Cherry, Illinois, after a fire which killed over 250 men on Novemberember 13, 1909. The mine was owned by the St. Paul Coal Company of the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad.

Image of men looking at the destroyed top works of the St. Paul coal mine in Cherry, Illinois, after a fire which killed over 250 men on Novemberember 13, 1909. The mine was owned by the St. Paul Coal Company of the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad.