Image ID
DN-0009726
Headline
Beam of the Chicago Daily News searchlight casting over the city at night
Date Depicted
1916
Date Created
1916
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-0009726, 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
2946
Max Pixels - Width
4129
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Dry plate negatives.
DN-0009726
beam of the chicago daily news searchlight casting over the city at night

Image of the beam of the Chicago Daily News searchlight casting over the city at night on top of a building at night in Chicago, Illinois. The searchlight was used to communicate 1916 election returns to crowds gathered on the street.

Image of the beam of the Chicago Daily News searchlight casting over the city at night on top of a building at night in Chicago, Illinois. The searchlight was used to communicate 1916 election returns to crowds gathered on the street.

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