Image ID
DN-0083535
Headline
Dorothy Britton sitting on the railing of the rear platform of a passenger train car
Date Depicted
1927
Date Created
1927
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2013, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0083535, 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
2944
Max Pixels - Width
2374
KEYWORDS
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Dorothy Britton
bathing beauty
chicago daily news
golden state
train
Chicago (Ill.)
transportation
trains
railroads
20%
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0083535
dorothy britton sitting on the railing of the rear platform of a passenger train car

Portrait of Dorothy Britton, winner of the Bathing Beauty Contest in Galveston, Texas, sitting on the railing of the rear platform of a passenger train car in a railroad station in Chicago, Illinois. Text on the sign on the railing reads: Golden State.

Portrait of Dorothy Britton, winner of the Bathing Beauty Contest in Galveston, Texas, sitting on the railing of the rear platform of a passenger train car in a railroad station in Chicago, Illinois. Text on the sign on the railing reads: Golden State.