Image ID
SDN-057185
Headline
Automobile sitting in line on a road ready to start the Elgin automobile race
Date Depicted
1911
Date Created
1911
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-057185, 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
2312
Max Pixels - Width
2817
KEYWORDS
Elgin Automobile Race
cars
sports
racing
transportation
automobiles
20%
Automobile racing drivers
Illinois
Elgin
1910-1919
Elgin (Ill.)
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
automobile sitting in line on a road ready to start the elgin automobile race

View of automobile sitting in line on a road in Elgin, Illinois, ready to start the Elgin automobile race. Two automobile drivers are sitting in an automobile in the foreground, and a man is standing next to their automobile. A tiered structure is visible on the side of the road in the background. Banner advertisements for Michelin tires, Lozier, and other products are visible on the structure.

View of automobile sitting in line on a road in Elgin, Illinois, ready to start the Elgin automobile race. Two automobile drivers are sitting in an automobile in the foreground, and a man is standing next to their automobile. A tiered structure is visible on the side of the road in the background. Banner advertisements for Michelin tires, Lozier, and other products are visible on the structure.

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