Image ID
DN-0090034
Headline
Survivors of the lake steamer S. S. Wisconsin gathering for a photo at the El station at West Grand Avenue and North Franklin Street
Date Depicted
1929
Date Created
1929
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-0090034, Chicago Sun-Times/Chicago Daily News collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Horizon Bib. No.
135940
Max Pixels - Height
2353
Max Pixels - Width
2893
KEYWORDS
S.S. Wisconsin
shipwreck survivors
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Wisconsin (Lake steamer)
Shipwrecks
1920-1929
Elevated railroads
Sailors
Men
Chicago
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
Illinois
DN-0090034.tif
DN-0090034
survivors of the lake steamer s s wisconsin gathering for a photo at the el station at west grand avenue and north franklin street

Portrait of the survivors of the steamer S. S. Wisconsin , which sank in a storm, gathering for a photo under the awning of the El station at West Grand Avenue and North Franklin Street in the Near North Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. An elevated train is passing through the station on the other track as the photo is being taken.

Portrait of the survivors of the steamer S. S. Wisconsin , which sank in a storm, gathering for a photo under the awning of the El station at West Grand Avenue and North Franklin Street in the Near North Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. An elevated train is passing through the station on the other track as the photo is being taken.