Image ID
DN-0000485
Headline
Fireboat, the Swenie, docked on the Chicago River
Date Depicted
February 19, 1903
Date Created
February 19, 1903
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0000485, 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
2932
Max Pixels - Width
4111
KEYWORDS
transportation
ships
1960.784
Swenie, Denis Joseph
Swenie (Ship)
Fireboats
Illinois
Fire fighters
Fire engines & equipment
Work boats
Commercial facilities
Chicago River (Ill.)
1900-1909
Chicago (Ill.)
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
Group portraits
Chicago
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
1960.0784
20%
DN-0000485.tif
Unknown
DN-0000485
fireboat the swenie docked on the chicago river

Fireboat, the Swenie, with three men standing on its decks, docked on the Chicago River in front of an industrial building with boards stacked nearby

Fireboat, the Swenie, with three men standing on its decks, docked on the Chicago River in front of an industrial building with boards stacked nearby

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