Image ID
ICHi-030729
Headline
Overturned Eastland ship at night
Date Depicted
July 1915
Date Created
July 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-030729; 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)
Max Pixels - Height
3789
Max Pixels - Width
5836
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
transportation
boats
ships
20%
Chicago River (Ill.)
disasters
Eastland (Ship)
Eastland disaster, Chicago, Ill., July 24, 1915
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overturned eastland ship at night

Overturned Eastland ship in the Chicago River at night, Chicago, Illinois, 1915. Powerful electric lights aid workers and rescuers.

Overturned Eastland ship in the Chicago River at night, Chicago, Illinois, 1915. Powerful electric lights aid workers and rescuers.

2/10/2014