Image ID
HB-07686-A
Headline
Soldier climbing rope wall, Marshall Field & Co. ""Victory Center""
Date Depicted
December 7, 1943
Date Created
December 7, 1943
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
HB-07686-A, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
7500
Max Pixels - Width
6000
KEYWORDS
hb07686a.tif
Hedrich-Blessing
architecture
built environment
Marshall Field & Company
Chicago (Ill.)
department stores
patriotism
Victory Center
WWII
World War, 1939-1945
armed forces
soldiers
WWII propaganda
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soldier climbing rope wall marshall field co victory center

Interior view of a mannequin dressed as a soldier climbing a rope wall, part of the patriotic Victory Center display at the Marshall Field & Company department store in Chicago, Illinois, December 7, 1943. Photographed for Marshall Field & Company.

Interior view of a mannequin dressed as a soldier climbing a rope wall, part of the patriotic Victory Center display at the Marshall Field & Company department store in Chicago, Illinois, December 7, 1943. Photographed for Marshall Field & Company.