Image ID
DN-0055677
Headline
Bridewell prison, new cellhouse during construction, looking across a drive toward an entrance
Date Depicted
1910
Date Created
1910
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-0055677, 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
2883
Max Pixels - Width
2330
KEYWORDS
Bridewell Prison
architecture
buildings
built environment
1960.784
Chicago House of Correction
Prisons
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
26th Street (Chicago, Ill.)
California Avenue (Chicago, Ill.)
South Lawndale (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
Exterior views
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
DN-0055677
bridewell prison new cellhouse during construction looking across a drive toward an entrance

Exterior view from across drive toward an entrance of a new cellhouse at the Chicago House of Corrections, also known as Bridewell Prison, located at West 26th Street and South California Avenue in the South Lawndale community area of Chicago, Illinois.

Exterior view from across drive toward an entrance of a new cellhouse at the Chicago House of Corrections, also known as Bridewell Prison, located at West 26th Street and South California Avenue in the South Lawndale community area of Chicago, Illinois.

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