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
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
DN-0000505
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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