Image ID
DN-0056498
Headline
Man holding onto a rope stretched between two caravels, hanging above frozen Lake Michigan
Date Depicted
1911
Date Created
1911
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-0056498, 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
9814
Max Pixels - Width
12158
KEYWORDS
holidays
Christmas
transportation
boats
ships
20%
1960.784
Ice floes
Ships
Harbors
Men
Winter
Jackson Park Harbor (Chicago, Ill.)
Woodlawn (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
Lake Michigan
frozen
caravels
DN-0056498.tif
man holding onto a rope stretched between two caravels hanging above frozen lake michigan

View of a man standing on an ice floe and holding onto a rope that is stretched between two caravels in Jackson Park Harbor in the Woodlawn community area of Chicago, Illinois, 1911. The caravels, models of Columbus' ships, were exhibited in Jackson Harbor for the World's Columbian Exposition and they remained in the harbor for years following the fair.

View of a man standing on an ice floe and holding onto a rope that is stretched between two caravels in Jackson Park Harbor in the Woodlawn community area of Chicago, Illinois, 1911. The caravels, models of Columbus' ships, were exhibited in Jackson Harbor for the World's Columbian Exposition and they remained in the harbor for years following the fair.

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