Image ID
DN-0088186
Headline
Municipal Airport with an airplane flying close to the ground
Date Depicted
1929
Date Created
1929
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-0088186, 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
2277
Max Pixels - Width
2885
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
transportation
airplanes
20%
1960.784
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0088186
municipal airport with an airplane flying close to the ground

View of an airplane flying close to a dirt airfield at Municipal Airport, now Midway Airport, bounded by South Central and Cicero Avenue and, on the west, by West 59th and West 63rd Streets in the Garfield Ridge community area of Chicago, Illinois. A man holding a flag is standing in the foreground, and another airplane is visible in the background.

View of an airplane flying close to a dirt airfield at Municipal Airport, now Midway Airport, bounded by South Central and Cicero Avenue and, on the west, by West 59th and West 63rd Streets in the Garfield Ridge community area of Chicago, Illinois. A man holding a flag is standing in the foreground, and another airplane is visible in the background.