Image ID
SDN-055678
Headline
Unidentified man standing in a rowboat sitting on the Chicago River during a river swimming marathon
Date Depicted
1909
Date Created
1909
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
SDN-055678, 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
9778
Max Pixels - Width
12000
KEYWORDS
athletes
rowboats
canoes
Chicago River
swimming
swimmers
marathons
athletics
sports
Chicago (Ill.)
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unidentified man standing in a rowboat sitting on the chicago river during a river swimming marathon

View of an unidentified man standing in a rowboat sitting on the Chicago River in Chicago, Illinois, during a river swimming marathon, 1909. Swimmers are partially visible swimming in the foreground on the left side of the image. Two men are sitting in a rowboat in the foreground on the right side of the image. Crowds are standing along the side of the river in the background. Text on a sign on a raised platform reads: Makers of Fine Clothing.

View of an unidentified man standing in a rowboat sitting on the Chicago River in Chicago, Illinois, during a river swimming marathon, 1909. Swimmers are partially visible swimming in the foreground on the left side of the image. Two men are sitting in a rowboat in the foreground on the right side of the image. Crowds are standing along the side of the river in the background. Text on a sign on a raised platform reads: Makers of Fine Clothing.

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4/18/2013