Image ID
DN-0006246
Headline
Empty seating inside the Coliseum in a balcony and below, set up for the 1908 Republican National Convention, view from a balcony, dark exposure
Date Depicted
circa June 16, 1908
Date Created
circa June 16, 1908
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2013, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0006246, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
Max Pixels - Height
2902
Max Pixels - Width
4080
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
Coliseum (Chicago, Ill.)
1513 South Wabash Avenue (Chicago, Ill.)
Republican National Convention 1908 : Chicago, Ill.)
Political conventions
Illinois
Chicago
1900-1909
Near South Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Interior views
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
empty seating inside the coliseum in a balcony and below set up for the 1908 republican national convention view from a balcony dark exposure

Interior view of the Coliseum set up for the 1908 Republican National Convention in the Near South Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. This view shows empty seating in a balcony and below, and a large empty space in the center of the arena.

Interior view of the Coliseum set up for the 1908 Republican National Convention in the Near South Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. This view shows empty seating in a balcony and below, and a large empty space in the center of the arena.

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