Image ID
DN-0089139
Headline
Graf Zeppelin flying over Buckingham Fountain in grant Park, crowds standing in the foreground
Date Depicted
August 28, 1929
Date Created
August 28, 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-0089139, 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
2342
Max Pixels - Width
2880
KEYWORDS
Buckingham Fountain
Graf Zeppelin
Grant Park
Chicago (Ill.)
transportation
zeppelins
20%
1960.784
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0089139
graf zeppelin flying over buckingham fountain in grant park crowds standing in the foreground

View of the Graf Zeppelin viewed in profile flying over Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois, on August 28, 1929. Crowds are standing in the foreground, and the Chicago skyline is visible in the background. The Graf Zeppelin, navigated by Dr. Hugo Eckener, flew around the northern hemisphere in August, 1929.

View of the Graf Zeppelin viewed in profile flying over Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois, on August 28, 1929. Crowds are standing in the foreground, and the Chicago skyline is visible in the background. The Graf Zeppelin, navigated by Dr. Hugo Eckener, flew around the northern hemisphere in August, 1929.