Image ID
DN-A-4936
Headline
Crowds during the repeal of prohibition at the Palmer House Bar
Date Depicted
circa 1934
Date Created
circa 1934
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
cellulose nitrate film
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2017, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-A-4936, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.0784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Box 71 of 75
Horizon Bib. No.
4286
Max Pixels - Height
5633
Max Pixels - Width
6961
KEYWORDS
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
1960.784
Chicago (Ill.)
crowds
men
prohibition
Balinese
Palmer House Bar
Palmer House Hotel
Palmer, Honore Jr.
bars
drinking
hotels
lounges
murals
painted murals
repeal of prohibition
women
Monroe Street
alcohol
interiors
bartenders
celebrations
DN-A-4936.tif
DN-A-4936
crowds during the repeal of prohibition at the palmer house bar

Crowds jamming the bar during the repeal of prohibition at the Palmer House Bar, featuring a Balinese scene mural painted by Honore Palmer Jr., inside the Palmer House Hotel, located at 17 East Monroe Street, Chicago, Illinois, circa 1934.

Crowds jamming the bar during the repeal of prohibition at the Palmer House Bar, featuring a Balinese scene mural painted by Honore Palmer Jr., inside the Palmer House Hotel, located at 17 East Monroe Street, Chicago, Illinois, circa 1934.