Image ID
DN-0074606
Headline
Crowd surrounding a man curled into a ball being tossed into the air at the Wilson Avenue bathing beach
Date Depicted
1922
Date Created
1922
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-0074606, 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.
138968
Max Pixels - Height
395
Max Pixels - Width
500
KEYWORDS




Chicago (Ill.)--1920-1929.
Dry plate negatives.--gmgpc
Gelatin dry plate negatives.--aat


United StatesIllinoisCook CountyChicago.
crowd surrounding a man curled into a ball being tossed into the air at the wilson avenue bathing beach

Image of a crowd of mostly young men in bathing costumes surrounding a man curled into a ball being tossed a few feet into the air by a piece of fabric stretched and held up by members of the crowd at the Wilson Avenue bathing beach in Chicago, Illinois. Referred to as "rolling the blanket".

Image of a crowd of mostly young men in bathing costumes surrounding a man curled into a ball being tossed a few feet into the air by a piece of fabric stretched and held up by members of the crowd at the Wilson Avenue bathing beach in Chicago, Illinois. Referred to as "rolling the blanket".