Image ID
ICHi-065482
Headline
Vandalized house during the 1919 Chicago Race Riots
Date Depicted
1919
Date Created
1919
Creator
Fujita, Jun, 1888-1963
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives; nitrate negatives
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-065482; Jun Fujita, photographer
Inventory Number
1964.1048.2
Storage Location
Jun Fujita negatives collection: Nitrate negatives, Box 1 of 1 (NN0139)
Acquisition Source
Gift of Mrs. Jun Fujita (Florence Carr Fujita), 1964
Max Pixels - Height
5999
Max Pixels - Width
4563
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
African Americans
people
20%
police
policemen
1964.1048.2
race riots
vandalism
houses
residences
Fujita, Jun, 1888-1963
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vandalized house during the 1919 chicago race riots

Police looking through a broken window of a house during the race riots in Chicago, Illinois, 1919. Broken furniture is strewn about the front yard.

Police looking through a broken window of a house during the race riots in Chicago, Illinois, 1919. Broken furniture is strewn about the front yard.