Image ID
SDN-051580
Headline
Jack Johnson, an African American pugilist, sitting in the driver's seat of an automobile
Date Depicted
1910
Date Created
1910
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-051580, 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
3220
Max Pixels - Width
4000
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
boxing
transportation
automobiles
cars
Johnson, Jack
African American boxers
Illinois
Chicago
1900-1909
African Americans
Boxers (Sports)
Automobiles
Chicago (Ill.)
1900-1909
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-051580.tif
SDN-051580
jack johnson an african american pugilist sitting in the drivers seat of an automobile

Informal three-quarter length portrait of Jack Johnson, an African American pugilist, sitting in the driver's seat of an automobile in Chicago, Illinois, holding on to the steering wheel. A cigar is sticking out of Johnson's mouth. An unidentified African American man is standing next to the automobile in the background. Buildings are visible in the background, and snow is covering the ground.

Informal three-quarter length portrait of Jack Johnson, an African American pugilist, sitting in the driver's seat of an automobile in Chicago, Illinois, holding on to the steering wheel. A cigar is sticking out of Johnson's mouth. An unidentified African American man is standing next to the automobile in the background. Buildings are visible in the background, and snow is covering the ground.

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