Image ID
DN-0083762
Headline
Large group of African American and white children standing and waving in front of a passenger train car in a train station
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-0083762, 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
2329
Max Pixels - Width
2933
KEYWORDS
Chicago Daily News
Fresh Air Fund
children
train
people
transportation
trains
railroads
20%
Chicago (Ill.)
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0083762
large group of african american and white children standing and waving in front of a passenger train car in a train station

Full-length group portrait of a large group of African American and white children standing and waving in front of a passenger train car in a train station in Chicago, Illinois. The children are involved with the Chicago Daily News Fresh Air Fund. An African American woman is standing with the children, and a white man is standing on the steps of the train car. Two white porters are standing in the background.

Full-length group portrait of a large group of African American and white children standing and waving in front of a passenger train car in a train station in Chicago, Illinois. The children are involved with the Chicago Daily News Fresh Air Fund. An African American woman is standing with the children, and a white man is standing on the steps of the train car. Two white porters are standing in the background.