Image ID
DN-0071303
Headline
Chicago race riot, white men, boys standing in front of vandalized house
Date Depicted
circa July-August 1919
Date Created
circa July-August 1919
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Sun-Times Media, LLC. All rights reserved.
Credit Line
DN-0071303, Chicago Sun-Times/Chicago Daily News collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Max Pixels - Height
2440
Max Pixels - Width
2979
KEYWORDS
race riot
men
boys
vandals
vandalized
house
home
residence
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Children & adults
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Houses
Vandalism
Soldiers
Riots
Race Riot, 1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0071303.tif
glass negatives
DN-0071303
chicago race riot white men boys standing in front of vandalized house

Image of a group of white men and boys standing on the sidewalk in front of a house vandalized in the race riots of July-August, 1919, in Chicago, Illinois. The windows of the house are broken and the front steps are torn off. Neighboring houses also show damage. Two soldiers, one with a rifle, are standing by the house.

Image of a group of white men and boys standing on the sidewalk in front of a house vandalized in the race riots of July-August, 1919, in Chicago, Illinois. The windows of the house are broken and the front steps are torn off. Neighboring houses also show damage. Two soldiers, one with a rifle, are standing by the house.