Image ID
DN-0064068
Headline
Five men standing in snow next to a double-decker bus stopped in woods
Date Created
circa February 10, 1915
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-0064068, 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.
103260
Max Pixels - Height
398
Max Pixels - Width
500
KEYWORDS
James, Ollie Murray.
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five men standing in snow next to a double decker bus stopped in woods

Full-length portrait of five businessmen standing in snow next to a double-decker bus stopped near a woods in Chicago, Illinois. The businessmen are (left to right) Mr. Roland R. Conklin, owner of the Gas-Electric Motor Bus Company of New York (a builder of buses); commissioner and lawyer John P. Friedlund; speaker William McKinley; commissioner and salesman Bernard Jung; and banker Nelson M. Lampert, President of Fort Dearborn National Bank. Conklin had permission from one of the Chicago park boards to operate buses along Lake Shore Drive and built one or two buses in 1915 with St. Louis Car Company bodies for this operation. He established the Chicago Motor Bus Company in 1916.

Full-length portrait of five businessmen standing in snow next to a double-decker bus stopped near a woods in Chicago, Illinois. The businessmen are (left to right) Mr. Roland R. Conklin, owner of the Gas-Electric Motor Bus Company of New York (a builder of buses); commissioner and lawyer John P. Friedlund; speaker William McKinley; commissioner and salesman Bernard Jung; and banker Nelson M. Lampert, President of Fort Dearborn National Bank. Conklin had permission from one of the Chicago park boards to operate buses along Lake Shore Drive and built one or two buses in 1915 with St. Louis Car Company bodies for this operation. He established the Chicago Motor Bus Company in 1916.