Image ID
ICHi-002042
Headline
Chicago fireman Leonard E. Olson carrying a child from the Eastland Disaster
Date Depicted
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-002042; Jun Fujita, photographer
Inventory Number
CH_01388; 1964.1048.1
Storage Location
Eastland disaster photograph album by Jun Fujita
Acquisition Source
Gift of Mrs. Jun Fujita (Florence Carr Fujita)
Max Pixels - Height
6918
Max Pixels - Width
4799
KEYWORDS
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Chicago (Ill.)
Eastland disaster, Chicago, Ill., July 24, 1915
20%
Chicago River (Ill.)
disasters
Eastland (Ship)
CH_01388
Fujita, Jun, 1888-1963
ICHi-02042
children
men
people
heroes
rescues
victims
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chicago fireman leonard e olson carrying a child from the eastland disaster

Chicago fireman Leonard E. Olson carrying a child from the Eastland Disaster, Chicago, Illinois, 1915. He received the Lambert Tree Medal for his heroic deeds.

Chicago fireman Leonard E. Olson carrying a child from the Eastland Disaster, Chicago, Illinois, 1915. He received the Lambert Tree Medal for his heroic deeds.

4/8/2005