Image ID
SDN-006024
Headline
Marathon runner, Alex Thibeau, running on the road during the 1907 Illinois Athletic Club Marathon
Date Depicted
1907
Date Created
1907
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
SDN-006024, 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
2150
Max Pixels - Width
2984
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
running
marathon
Chicago (Ill.)
Thibeau, Alex
Ravinia Park (Highland Park, Ill.)
Illinois Athletic Club Marathon (1907)
Runners (Sports)
Illinois
1900-1909
Marathon running
Sports spectators
Automobiles
Running races
Bicycles
Cyclists
Highland Park (Ill.)
Portraits
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-006024
marathon runner alex thibeau running on the road during the 1907 illinois athletic club marathon

Portrait of Alex Thibeau, a marathon runner, running on the road during the 1907 Illinois Athletic Club Marathon. He is followed by several automobiles, people on bicycles and people walking. Spectators are standing along the roadside. The race course ran from Ravinia Park in Highland Park, Illinois, to the Illinois Athletic Club headquarters at 112 South Michigan Avenue in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois.

Portrait of Alex Thibeau, a marathon runner, running on the road during the 1907 Illinois Athletic Club Marathon. He is followed by several automobiles, people on bicycles and people walking. Spectators are standing along the roadside. The race course ran from Ravinia Park in Highland Park, Illinois, to the Illinois Athletic Club headquarters at 112 South Michigan Avenue in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois.

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