Image ID
ICHi-039584
Headline
Ruins of the Cook County Courthouse and City Hall after the Chicago Fire of 1871
Date Depicted
1871
Date Created
1871
Creator
Bardwell, Jex
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
photographic prints
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-039584; Jex Bardwell, photographer
Inventory Number
1984.527
Storage Location
P&P: Glass negatives of the ruins of the Chicago Fire of 1871, Box 4 (GN0297)
Acquisition Source
Gift of the Detroit Public Library, 1956, 1959
Max Pixels - Height
7321
Max Pixels - Width
4809
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
architecture
built environment
buildings
Great Fire, Chicago, Ill., 1871
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ruins of the cook county courthouse and city hall after the chicago fire of 1871

Ruins of the Cook County Courthouse and City Hall, seen from inside the ruins of the Fifth National Bank at the northeast corner of Clark and Washington streets, Chicago, Illinois, 1871.

Ruins of the Cook County Courthouse and City Hall, seen from inside the ruins of the Fifth National Bank at the northeast corner of Clark and Washington streets, Chicago, Illinois, 1871.