Image ID
ICHi-002040
Headline
SS Eastland a few hours after the ship overturned
Date Depicted
July 24, 1915
Date Created
July 24, 1915
Creator
Fujita, Jun, 1888-1963
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
photographic prints
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-002040; Jun Fujita, photographer
Inventory Number
1964.1048.1
Storage Location
Eastland disaster photograph album by Jun Fujita
Acquisition Source
Gift of Mrs. Jun Fujita (Florence Carr Fujita)
Horizon Bib. No.
00004418
Max Pixels - Height
4364
Max Pixels - Width
5400
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
Eastland disaster, Chicago, Ill., July 24, 1915
transportation
boats
ships
20%
Chicago River (Ill.)
disasters
Eastland (Ship)
people
i002040
i02040
ICHi-02040
ss eastland a few hours after the ship overturned

View of the SS Eastland a few hours after the ship overturned in the Chicago River, Chicago, Illinois, July 24, 1915. Rescue crews are standing on the overturned ship.

View of the SS Eastland a few hours after the ship overturned in the Chicago River, Chicago, Illinois, July 24, 1915. Rescue crews are standing on the overturned ship.