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 negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-A-4936, 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
4971
Max Pixels - Width
6198
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.