Image ID
DN-0055450
Headline
Cherry mine disaster, troops boarding passenger train cars on a track at the St. Paul Coal Company mine after a fire
Date Depicted
1909
Date Created
1909
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-0055450, 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
2342
Max Pixels - Width
2792
KEYWORDS
Cherry (Ill.)
transportation
railroads
trains
1960.784
St. Paul Coal Company
Buildings
Fire, 1909
Cherry Mine Disaster, Cherry, Ill., 1909
Railroad passenger cars
Illinois
Chicago
1900-1909
Mine accidents
Cherry
Soldiers
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0055450
cherry mine disaster troops boarding passenger train cars on a track at the st paul coal company mine after a fire

View of troops boarding passenger train cars on a track at the St. Paul Coal Company mine in Cherry, Illinois, after a fire. Over 250 men were killed in the November 13, 1909 fire. The

View of troops boarding passenger train cars on a track at the St. Paul Coal Company mine in Cherry, Illinois, after a fire. Over 250 men were killed in the November 13, 1909 fire. The

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