Image ID
ICHi-026694
Headline
A priest blesses the body of a victim of the Our Lady of Angels fire
Date Depicted
December 1, 1958
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
photographic prints
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-026694
Storage Location
MVF: Fires (Illinois--Chicago) Dec. 1, 1958, Our Lady of Angels School fire photographs
Acquisition Source
Gift of Chicago Daily News, Inc., 1958
Max Pixels - Height
5103
Max Pixels - Width
6228
KEYWORDS
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buildings
Chicago (Ill.)
destruction
disasters
firefighters
firemen
fires
Our Lady of Angels
Our Lady of the Angels School
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a priest blesses the body of a victim of the our lady of angels fire

A priest performs last rites for a child victim being carried out of the wreckage by firefighters after the Our Lady of Angels fire, Chicago, Illinois, December 1, 1958.

A priest performs last rites for a child victim being carried out of the wreckage by firefighters after the Our Lady of Angels fire, Chicago, Illinois, December 1, 1958.