Image ID
DN-0055347
Headline
Cherry mine disaster, people walking past the top works of the St. Paul Coal Company mine in Cherry, Illinois, viewed from across a grassy area
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-0055347, 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.
101132
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
Cherry (Ill.)--1900-1909.
Dry plate negatives.--gmgpc
Gelatin dry plate negatives.--aat

cherry mine disaster people walking past the top works of the st paul coal company mine in cherry illinois viewed from across a grassy area

View of people walking past the top works of the St. Paul Coal Company mine in Cherry, Illinois, viewed from across a grassy area. Over 250 men were killed in a fire in the mine on Novemberember 13, 1909.

View of people walking past the top works of the St. Paul Coal Company mine in Cherry, Illinois, viewed from across a grassy area. Over 250 men were killed in a fire in the mine on Novemberember 13, 1909.