Image ID
DN-0056350
Headline
Firefighters crowded below the spot where Fire Chief Jim Horan's body was found at the Nelson Morris and Company stockyards fire
Date Depicted
December 23, 1910
Date Created
December 23, 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-0056350, 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
2280
Max Pixels - Width
2924
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Horan, James
Horan, Jim
Nelson Morris and Company
Union Stockyards
disasters
firefighters
firemen
fires
stockyards
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
DN-0056350
DN-0056350.tif
glass negatives
Fires
Union Stock Yard & Transit Company of Chicago
Fire, 1910
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Fire fighters
New City (Chicago, Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
firefighters crowded below the spot where fire chief jim horans body was found at the nelson morris and company stockyards fire

View of firefighters crowded below the spot where Fire Chief Jim Horan's body was found at the Nelson Morris and Company stockyards fire in the Union Stockyards, Chicago, Illinois, December 23, 1910. Twenty-one firemen were crushed to death under a falling wall at a fire in Nelson Morris and Company's meat storage house on December 22-23, 1910.

View of firefighters crowded below the spot where Fire Chief Jim Horan's body was found at the Nelson Morris and Company stockyards fire in the Union Stockyards, Chicago, Illinois, December 23, 1910. Twenty-one firemen were crushed to death under a falling wall at a fire in Nelson Morris and Company's meat storage house on December 22-23, 1910.

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9/4/2008