Image ID
DN-0001069
Headline
Man dressed up as Santa Claus holding a sign for the Volunteers of America
Date Depicted
1902
Date Created
1902
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-0001069, 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
2980
Max Pixels - Width
4103
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Volunteers of America
Christmas
Illinois
Charitable organizations
1900-1909
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
Santa Claus
Portrayal
Chicago
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
DN-0001069.tif
man dressed up as santa claus holding a sign for the volunteers of america

Image of a man dressed up as Santa Claus holding a sign that reads, Help the Volunteers of America to send Santa down 10,000 chimneys of Chicago's poor people, on the sidewalk of a commercial street in Chicago, Illinois, 1902. He is standing next to a chimney with another sign on it. He is wearing a mask with a beard attached.

Image of a man dressed up as Santa Claus holding a sign that reads, Help the Volunteers of America to send Santa down 10,000 chimneys of Chicago's poor people, on the sidewalk of a commercial street in Chicago, Illinois, 1902. He is standing next to a chimney with another sign on it. He is wearing a mask with a beard attached.

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