Image ID
ICHi-065488
Headline
National Guard 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-065488; 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
4560
Max Pixels - Width
6061
KEYWORDS
patrol
soldiers
Chicago (Ill.)
20%
National Guard
1964.1048.2
rifles
race riots
Fujita, Jun, 1888-1963
i065488
i65488
ICHi-65488
national guard during the 1919 chicago race riots

Two armed National Guards lying in the grass between a building and a sidewalk during the race riots in Chicago, Illinois, 1919.

Two armed National Guards lying in the grass between a building and a sidewalk during the race riots in Chicago, Illinois, 1919.