Image ID
DN-0089067
Headline
Group of firefighters and boys standing on a fire truck in front of a fire station
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-0089067, 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
2328
Max Pixels - Width
2896
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
transportation
automobiles
20%
1960.784
Rogers, Smoky
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
group of firefighters and boys standing on a fire truck in front of a fire station

Informal full-length group portrait of a group of firemen of the Chicago Fire Department, and boys, members of the Chicago Junior Fire Department, standing on a fire truck in front of a fire station in Chicago, Illinois. Clown Smoky Rogers sitting in a miniature fire truck next to the full-size truck, and a fire official is standing next to Rogers, holding out his right hand. The Chicago Junior Fire Department was sponsored by the Chicago Daily News.

Informal full-length group portrait of a group of firemen of the Chicago Fire Department, and boys, members of the Chicago Junior Fire Department, standing on a fire truck in front of a fire station in Chicago, Illinois. Clown Smoky Rogers sitting in a miniature fire truck next to the full-size truck, and a fire official is standing next to Rogers, holding out his right hand. The Chicago Junior Fire Department was sponsored by the Chicago Daily News.