Image ID
DN-0083789
Headline
Soldiers carrying rifles and machine guns and standing guard in front of a U.S. Mail airplane on a field
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-0083789, 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
3095
Max Pixels - Width
3916
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
transportation
airplanes
20%
1960.784
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
soldiers carrying rifles and machine guns and standing guard in front of a us mail airplane on a field

Image of soldiers carrying rifles and machine guns, standing guard in front of a U.S. Mail Express propeller airplane on a field in Chicago, Illinois. A man in the background is standing on the lower wing of the plane near the cockpit.

Image of soldiers carrying rifles and machine guns, standing guard in front of a U.S. Mail Express propeller airplane on a field in Chicago, Illinois. A man in the background is standing on the lower wing of the plane near the cockpit.