Image ID
SDN-060772
Headline
Auto race at Speedway Park
Date Depicted
1916
Date Created
1916
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-060772, 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
2400
Max Pixels - Width
3000
KEYWORDS
sports
racing
auto racing
automobile racing
car racing
Speedway Park
Chicago (Ill.)
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
races
1960.784
SDN-060772.tif
glass negatives
Speedway Park (Chicago, Ill.)
300 mile race (1916 : Chicago, Ill.)
Racing automobiles
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Automobile racing
Grandstands
Sports spectators
Racetracks (Automobile racing)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
auto race at speedway park

Image of approximately a dozen race cars driving past the grandstands on the race track during the 300 Mile Race at Speedway Park in Chicago, Illinois, 1916. Spectators sitting in the grandstands are visible in the background.

Image of approximately a dozen race cars driving past the grandstands on the race track during the 300 Mile Race at Speedway Park in Chicago, Illinois, 1916. Spectators sitting in the grandstands are visible in the background.

2/15/2007