Image ID
ICHi-065486
Headline
Looting 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-065486; 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
6092
Max Pixels - Width
4684
KEYWORDS
children
crowd
Chicago (Ill.)
African Americans
people
20%
1964.1048.2
men
race riots
mobs
Fujita, Jun, 1888-1963
looting during the 1919 chicago race riots

Crowd around a house which has been vandalized and looted during the race riots in Chicago, Illinois, 1919. Some of the crowd is posing inside broken windows, others are standing on the lawn.

Crowd around a house which has been vandalized and looted during the race riots in Chicago, Illinois, 1919. Some of the crowd is posing inside broken windows, others are standing on the lawn.