Image ID
DN-0084025
Headline
Mayor William Hale Thompson standing in the backseat of a convertible automobile, men sitting in the car with him, large crowd in background
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-0084025, 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
2292
Max Pixels - Width
2959
KEYWORDS
William Hale Thompson
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Thompson, William Hale, 1869-1944
744 West Bowen Street (Chicago, Ill.)
Mayors
1920-1929
Automobiles
Loop (Chicago, Ill.)
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
Economical Drug Co.
Buildings
Illinois
Chicago
DN-0084025
mayor william hale thompson standing in the backseat of a convertible automobile men sitting in the car with him large crowd in background

Three-quarter length portrait of William Hale Thompson, Mayor of Chicago from 1915-1923 and 1927-1931, standing in the backseat of a convertible automobile in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois. Men are sitting in the car with him, and a large crowd is standing in the background. The Economical Drug Co. store, located at 744 West Bowen Street, is visible in the background. Part of the sign for the Chop Suey Chinese restaurant is visible in the background.

Three-quarter length portrait of William Hale Thompson, Mayor of Chicago from 1915-1923 and 1927-1931, standing in the backseat of a convertible automobile in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois. Men are sitting in the car with him, and a large crowd is standing in the background. The Economical Drug Co. store, located at 744 West Bowen Street, is visible in the background. Part of the sign for the Chop Suey Chinese restaurant is visible in the background.