Image ID
DN-0000505
Headline
Women and children picking up spilled coal off the ground
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-0000505, 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.
Horizon Bib. No.
74989
Max Pixels - Height
2847
Max Pixels - Width
4064
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Urban poor
Illinois
Chicago
Women
1900-1909
Children
Coal
Fuel
Social conditions
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
DN-0000505.tif
women and children picking up spilled coal off the ground

Image of women and children picking up spilled coal off the ground near a row of horse-drawn carts in a lot in Chicago, Illinois. Baskets and a bag of coal are visible on the ground near them. A man is standing on top of one of the wagons in the background.

Image of women and children picking up spilled coal off the ground near a row of horse-drawn carts in a lot in Chicago, Illinois. Baskets and a bag of coal are visible on the ground near them. A man is standing on top of one of the wagons in the background.

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