Image ID
ICHi-065487
Headline
Looting during the 1919 Chicago Race Riots
Date Depicted
1919
Date Created
1919
Creator
Fujita, Jun, 1888-1963
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives;nitrate negatives
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-065487; Jun Fujita, photographer
Inventory Number
1964.1048.2
Storage Location
Jun Fujita negatives collection: Nitrate negatives, Box 1 of 1 (NN0139)
Max Pixels - Height
6000
Max Pixels - Width
4086
KEYWORDS
children
Chicago (Ill.)
African Americans
people
20%
1964.1048.2
bicycles
crowds
mobs
race riots
Fujita, Jun, 1888-1963
i065487
i65487
ICHi-65487
looting during the 1919 chicago race riots

Crowd around a house which has been vandalized and looted during the race riots in Chicago, Illinois, 1919. Some of the crowd is posing inside broken windows, others are standing on the lawn.

Crowd around a house which has been vandalized and looted during the race riots in Chicago, Illinois, 1919. Some of the crowd is posing inside broken windows, others are standing on the lawn.