Image ID
DN-0064959
Headline
Eastland disaster, rescuers hoisting girl's corpse up to rescuers standing above on the steamer's hull
Date Created
circa July 24, 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-0064959, 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.
104031
Max Pixels - Height
397
Max Pixels - Width
500
KEYWORDS
Baker, Newton Diehl.
Baker, Newton Diehl--Family.



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Mayors--Ohio--Cleveland--1910-1919.--lctgm
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Chicago (Ill.)--1910-1919.
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eastland disaster rescuers hoisting girls corpse up to rescuers standing above on the steamers hull

Image of rescuers hoisting a girl's corpse up to other rescuers standing above them on the hull of the Eastland, an overturned steamer in the Chicago River in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois. A police officer appears to be holding his jacket in preparation to wrap the body in it.

Image of rescuers hoisting a girl's corpse up to other rescuers standing above them on the hull of the Eastland, an overturned steamer in the Chicago River in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois. A police officer appears to be holding his jacket in preparation to wrap the body in it.