Image ID
DN-0000497
Headline
Girl holding a basket of coal
Date Depicted
circa 1903
Date Created
circa 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-0000497, 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
5097
Max Pixels - Width
7162
KEYWORDS
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
1900-1909
1960.784
Chicago (Ill.)
coal
Dry plate negatives
Gelatine dry plate negatives
Salvation Army
children
salvage store
Illinois
Poor persons
Urban poor
winter
city children
fuel
girls
DN-0000497.tif
girl holding a basket of coal

Image of a girl holding a basket of coal on a street corner by the Salvation Army salvage store in Chicago, Illinois, 1903, where coal was distributed to the poor at cost. Other children and pedestrians can be seen in the background.

Image of a girl holding a basket of coal on a street corner by the Salvation Army salvage store in Chicago, Illinois, 1903, where coal was distributed to the poor at cost. Other children and pedestrians can be seen in the background.

USA

10/19/2005