Image ID
DN-0050845
Headline
Two electric streetcars with passengers moving along Madison Street at its intersection with Canal Street in front of the Grand Central Hotel
Date Depicted
1906
Date Created
1906
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-0050845, 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
2435
Max Pixels - Width
3089
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
transportation
trams
trains
streetcars
public transit
20%
1960.784
Traffic congestion
Illinois
Chicago
1900-1909
City & town life
Carriages & coaches
Madison Street Bridge (Chicago, Ill.)
Near West Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0050845
two electric streetcars with passengers moving along madison street at its intersection with canal street in front of the grand central hotel

Image of two streetcars with passengers moving along Madison Street at its intersection with Canal Street in front of the Grand Central Hotel. The hotel was on the northeast corner of West Madison and South Canal Streets in the Near West Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. Its main entrance was located at 9 West Madison (now 502 West Madison). Horse drawn wagons are also moving along the street.

Image of two streetcars with passengers moving along Madison Street at its intersection with Canal Street in front of the Grand Central Hotel. The hotel was on the northeast corner of West Madison and South Canal Streets in the Near West Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. Its main entrance was located at 9 West Madison (now 502 West Madison). Horse drawn wagons are also moving along the street.

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