Image ID
SDN-054110
Headline
Swimmers on a steamship during the Chicago River Marathon
Date Depicted
1908
Date Created
1908
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-054110, 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
5098
Max Pixels - Width
6326
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
swimming
transportation
boats
Chicago River Marathon (1908)
Swimmers
Steamboats
Illinois
Sports spectators
Bridges
Chicago River (Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
1900-1909
SDN-054110.tif
swimmers on a steamship during the chicago river marathon

Swimmers standing on the deck of a steamship sailing beneath a bridge on the Chicago River during the Chicago River Marathon, sponsored by the Illinois Athletic Club, Chicago, Illinois, 1908.

Swimmers standing on the deck of a steamship sailing beneath a bridge on the Chicago River during the Chicago River Marathon, sponsored by the Illinois Athletic Club, Chicago, Illinois, 1908.

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2/10/2014