Image ID
SDN-062115
Headline
Motorist Gaston Chevrolet and mechanic Bresnahan sitting in an automobile parked on a road during Elgin auto races
Date Depicted
1920
Date Created
1920
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-062115, 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
4758
Max Pixels - Width
5875
KEYWORDS
1920
Elgin auto races
Events
Not Yet Archived
bresnahan
gaston chevrolet
Elgin (Ill.)
sports
racing
Chevrolet, Gaston
Bresnahan
250 Mile Automobile Race (1920 : Elgin, Ill.)
Automobile racing drivers
1920-1929
Automobile racing
Illinois
Elgin
Racing automobiles
Sports spectators
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-062115
motorist gaston chevrolet and mechanic bresnahan sitting in an automobile parked on a road during elgin auto races

Informal portrait of motorist Gaston Chevrolet and automobile mechanic Bresnahan sitting in an automobile parked on a road in Elgin, Illinois, during the 1920 Elgin automobile race. Spectators are standing behind a banner on the side of the road in the background.

Informal portrait of motorist Gaston Chevrolet and automobile mechanic Bresnahan sitting in an automobile parked on a road in Elgin, Illinois, during the 1920 Elgin automobile race. Spectators are standing behind a banner on the side of the road in the background.