Image ID
DN-0083559
Headline
Groups of men wearing uniforms and suits standing on the sand at Oak Street Beach in front of a propeller airplane
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-0083559, 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
2293
Max Pixels - Width
2881
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
transportation
airplanes
20%
1960.784
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
groups of men wearing uniforms and suits standing on the sand at oak street beach in front of a propeller airplane

Image of groups of men wearing uniforms and suits standing on the sand at Oak Street Beach in Chicago, Illinois, in front of the propeller airplane that carried the Pan-American flyers. Buildings are visible in the background. The Pan-American Flyers, led by Major H. A. Bargue and including Alter C. Lochner, flew 20,500 miles from San Antonio to Washington D. C., via South America and the West Indies.

Image of groups of men wearing uniforms and suits standing on the sand at Oak Street Beach in Chicago, Illinois, in front of the propeller airplane that carried the Pan-American flyers. Buildings are visible in the background. The Pan-American Flyers, led by Major H. A. Bargue and including Alter C. Lochner, flew 20,500 miles from San Antonio to Washington D. C., via South America and the West Indies.