Image ID
DN-0052422
Headline
Wreck on Southside elevated train at 43rd Street, light exposure
Date Depicted
1908
Date Created
1908
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-0052422, 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
2189
Max Pixels - Width
2780
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
transportation
trams
trains
elevated
public transit
20%
1960.784
Railroad accidents
Illinois
Chicago
1900-1909
Elevated railroads
43rd Street (Chicago, Ill.)
Douglas (Chicago, Ill.)
1900-1909
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
wreck on southside elevated train at 43rd street light exposure

Light exposure view of a wreck on a Southside elevated train at East 43rd Street in the Douglas community area of Chicago, Illinois. This image shows an elevated railroad car off the tracks and turned upright, with one end of the car on the ground and the other end of the car resting against another car on the elevated tracks.

Light exposure view of a wreck on a Southside elevated train at East 43rd Street in the Douglas community area of Chicago, Illinois. This image shows an elevated railroad car off the tracks and turned upright, with one end of the car on the ground and the other end of the car resting against another car on the elevated tracks.

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