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Advertisement: Victor Records: the Benson Orch. of Chicago

Advertisement: Victor Records: the Benson Orch. of Chicago

Public domain photograph of music band, orchestra, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Chapman's rail road map of Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Missouri, Minnesota, & Wisconsin.

Chapman's rail road map of Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Missouri...

Outline map showing the railroad network and stations along the rail lines. [From published bibliography] Scale ca. 1:1,450,000. "Chas. Shober Lith. 109 Lake St. Chicago." LC Railroad maps, 122 Available also t... More

Map showing the location of the Galena & Chicago Union Railroad with its branches & connections in Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota.

Map showing the location of the Galena & Chicago Union Railroad with i...

Map of the midwestern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Chartered January 16, 1836, constructed in 1853. Consolidated into the ... More

Map of Edgar County, Illinois / - Public domain old map

Map of Edgar County, Illinois / - Public domain old map

"Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1870 by Warner & Higgins in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." LC Land ownership maps, 111 Available also throug... More

Chicago to San Franciso via the Burlington Route.

Chicago to San Franciso via the Burlington Route.

Stylized, diagramatic strip map in three sections: Chicago to Omaha; Omaha; Omaha to Salt Lake and Ogden (via the Union Pacific); Ogden to San Francisco (via the Central Pacific) Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. LC Railr... More

Court house at Joliet - Public domain image. Dry plate negative.

Court house at Joliet - Public domain image. Dry plate negative.

Public domain photo of a monument, historic place, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Dam of the Chicago Drainage Canal, Joliet

Dam of the Chicago Drainage Canal, Joliet

Public domain photograph - New York, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Illinois - The anarchist-labor troubles in Chicago / from a sketch by C. Bunnell.

Illinois - The anarchist-labor troubles in Chicago / from a sketch by ...

Title page showing explosion of bomb May 4th, in Haymarket Square, Chicago, and priest giving last rites to policeman. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, May 15, 1886, p. 193 (title page).

Squadron of Evolution, 1889 : U.S.S. Chicago, U.S.S. Yorktown, U.S.S. Boston, U.S.S. Atlanta

Squadron of Evolution, 1889 : U.S.S. Chicago, U.S.S. Yorktown, U.S.S. ...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a ship, navy, harbor, maritime photograph, 19th-20th century architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

[Scoville Institute, now Oak Park Public Library, Oak Park, Illinois] / Calkins, Eng, Chi.

[Scoville Institute, now Oak Park Public Library, Oak Park, Illinois] ...

Public domain photograph - historical image of Illinois, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Poster - The comedy novelty, Ole Olson - Public domain lithograph

Poster - The comedy novelty, Ole Olson - Public domain lithograph

V22944 U.S. Copyright Office "Copyrighted 1890 by Jas. H. Shunk, Chicago, Ill. Color version of poster: POS - TH - 1890 .O4 no. 1 (C size). Created by "Shober & Carqueville, Chicago." No. 1109. Signed: A.M. Wil... More

Casting pig iron, Iroquois smelter, Chicago

Casting pig iron, Iroquois smelter, Chicago

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 012557. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Scene in Jackson Park, Chicago, Ill.

Scene in Jackson Park, Chicago, Ill.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a historical building, landmark architecture, world heritage, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Traffic on State Street, Chicago, U.S.A. =Trafico en la Calle State, Chicago, E.U.A.

Traffic on State Street, Chicago, U.S.A. =Trafico en la Calle State, C...

37398Y U.S. Copyright Office. Public domain photograph of procession, parade in Chicago, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Entrance to Street of Cairo section of the Midway at the World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Illinois]

[Entrance to Street of Cairo section of the Midway at the World's Colu...

Photo by Weber. The albumen silver print is a photographic printing process that was widely used in the 19th century. It involves coating paper support with a mixture of egg whites and salt, which creates a g... More

Paper doll fashions issued by the Sunday Times-Herald Chicago

Paper doll fashions issued by the Sunday Times-Herald Chicago

Print shows half-length cutout figures for Sir Walter Raleigh, Mary, Queen of Scots, Queen Elizabeth, and Rob Roy, along with a corresponding cutout outfit for each, as issued by the Sunday Times-Herald, Chicag... More

[F.M. Smith & Co. game, Chicago, Ill.]

[F.M. Smith & Co. game, Chicago, Ill.]

Public domain photograph - New York, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Public library, Chicago, Ill.]

[Public library, Chicago, Ill.]

Public domain image of a historic building, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

The fool and his money / Dalrymple.

The fool and his money / Dalrymple.

Print shows an oversized man labeled "Promoter" sitting atop a ticker tape machine, holding a large butterfly net into which a throng of investors, some labeled "Broker, Merchant, [and] Banker", are tossing mon... More

Passenger terminal, Madison Street entrance, Chicago, Illinois

Passenger terminal, Madison Street entrance, Chicago, Illinois

Title from jacket. Negative cracked from lower left corner to upper right and taped. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 500646. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Susie Baggage / Heyn and Matzen, Chicago.

Susie Baggage / Heyn and Matzen, Chicago.

Susie Baggage, three-quarter length portrait, facing left. D10873 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 1797.

[Frank Chance, Chicago NL baseball player, standing at home plate, with bat in hand about to swing, the catcher, Pat Moran, Chicago NL, stands to the left ready to receive the pitched ball]

[Frank Chance, Chicago NL baseball player, standing at home plate, wit...

Title and date based on research by the Pictorial History Committee, Society for American Baseball Research, 2006. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Board of Trade, during session, Chicago, Ill.

Board of Trade, during session, Chicago, Ill.

Stock Exchange. LC-D4-18831 (damaged). Photograph copyrighted by the Detroit Publishing Co. Detroit Publishing Company Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Plano, International Harvester Co., Chicago, Ill.

Plano, International Harvester Co., Chicago, Ill.

H97306 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright claimant's address: Chicago, New York, Washington. Copyright deposit; Geo. R. Lawrence Co.; July 27, 1907.

[Entrance to Marshall Field's (Marshall Field & Co.)store, Chicago, Ill.]

[Entrance to Marshall Field's (Marshall Field & Co.)store, Chicago, Il...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a department store, commercial building, downtown, shopping center, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Jackknife Bridge, Chicago, Ill.

Jackknife Bridge, Chicago, Ill.

Public domain image of an industrial building, factory, structure, works, 19th-20th century industrial revolution, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

J.D. Rockefeller with others, New York

J.D. Rockefeller with others, New York

A group of men standing next to each other. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Indianapolis balloon race, 1909

Indianapolis balloon race, 1909

Balloons: Chicago, Indiana, and Hoosier netted down to ground. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: I... More

View in yards of Ayer-Lord tie plant, Carbondale, Ill.

View in yards of Ayer-Lord tie plant, Carbondale, Ill.

Photograph shows an overview of the Ayer-Lord Tie Company railroad yard with bundles of cross ties on railroad tracks.

Group of glass workers Shops 6 & 7, Illinois Glass Co. 12:45 P.M. Even the tiny chap on left end of photo was working. He is a Polish boy who cannot understand English. I saw him at work just before 1 P.M.  Location: Alton, Illinois.

Group of glass workers Shops 6 & 7, Illinois Glass Co. 12:45 P.M. Even...

Public domain image of an industrial building, factory, structure, works, 19th-20th century industrial revolution, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Hotel Sherman, Chicago, Ill - Public domain image. Dry plate negative.

Hotel Sherman, Chicago, Ill - Public domain image. Dry plate negative.

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072292. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Abraham Lincoln, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, taken in Pittsfield, Illinois, two weeks before the final Lincoln-Douglas debate in Lincoln's unsuccessful bid for the Senate, October 1, 1858]

[Abraham Lincoln, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, t...

Copy of an ambrotype made by Calvin Jackson. Print is reversed from original ambrotype. Illus. in: The Photographs of Abraham Lincoln / Frederick Hill Meserve. New York, Privately printed, 1911, p. 47. Ostendo... More

John Davison Rockefeller, 1839-1937

John Davison Rockefeller, 1839-1937

1/2 length, standing, facing left, and wife; railroad? conductor behind them.

[Abraham Lincoln, last portrait sitting in Springfield, Illinois, before leaving for Washington, D.C., to assume the presidency]

[Abraham Lincoln, last portrait sitting in Springfield, Illinois, befo...

Illus. in: The Photographs of Abraham Lincoln / Frederick Hill Meserve. New York, Privately printed, 1911, p. 59. Ostendorf, no. 43 Meserve, no. 35 Published in: Lincoln's photographs: a complete album / by Ll... More

Chicago police at convention - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Chicago police at convention - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domai...

Photo taken at the 1912 Republican National Convention held at the Chicago Coliseum, Chicago, Illinois, June 18-22. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)

Early automobiles - Chicago - Coliseum

Early automobiles - Chicago - Coliseum

Photo taken at the 1912 Republican National Convention held at the Chicago Coliseum, at Wabash and 14th Streets, Chicago, Illinois, June 18-22. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)

H[arry] Beck, Texas - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

H[arry] Beck, Texas - Glass negative photogrpah. Public domain.

Photo taken at the 1912 Republican National Convention held at the Chicago Coliseum, Chicago, Illinois, June 18-22. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)

Jane Addams leaving Mercy Hospital

Jane Addams leaving Mercy Hospital

Photo shows Jane Addams leaving Mercy Hospital in Chicago, after a visit with her friend, ex-President Theodore Roosevelt who was recovering from an assassination attempt in October, 1913. (Source: Flickr Commo... More

[Pennsylvania delegation at the 1912 Republican National Convention held at the Chicago Coliseum, Chicago, Illinois, June 18-22]

[Pennsylvania delegation at the 1912 Republican National Convention he...

A group of people walking down a street. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Panorama of Joliet, Ill.,  Panoramic Photograph

Panorama of Joliet, Ill., Panoramic Photograph

J195908 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright claimant's address: Conneaut, O. Copyright deposit; Haines Photo Co.; September 14, 1914; DLC/PP-1914:44837.

Peace Delegates on NOORDAM -- Mrs. P. Lawrence, Jane Addams, Anna Molloy

Peace Delegates on NOORDAM -- Mrs. P. Lawrence, Jane Addams, Anna Moll...

Photograph shows the American delegates to the International Congress of Women which was held at the Hague, the Netherlands in 1915. The delegates include: feminist and peace activist Emmeline Pethick-Lawrence... More

William Wrigley Jr, George Grantham Bain Collection

William Wrigley Jr, George Grantham Bain Collection

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. William Wrigley, Jr., who would become owner of Chicago NL (Pictorial History Committee, Society for American Base... More

A standard Illinois country school, McLean County

A standard Illinois country school, McLean County

Interior of rural school, class in session. Stereo copyrighted by Keystone. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ill. McLean County; School; Shelf.

Zion City, Ill., destroys 80,000 pint bottles of beer

Zion City, Ill., destroys 80,000 pint bottles of beer

W. Hurd Clendinen (or Clendenin?), mayor of Zion City, pouring away two bottles of beer.

Chicago, Ill. Chicago Normal College girls as Red Cross life save sic

Chicago, Ill. Chicago Normal College girls as Red Cross life save sic

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Data: 1923. Classification: Life saving. Gift; American National Red Cross 1944 and 1952. General information about the American National Red Cross photograph ... More

Miss Zonia Baber, representative in United States of the women of Porto Rica [Puerto Rico], consulting with Mrs. Burnita Shelton Matthews, Legal Research Secretary of the National Woman's Party, on the drafting of a bill for introduction in Congress extending suffrage to the women of Porto Rica.

Miss Zonia Baber, representative in United States of the women of Port...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Informal portrait, full-length, seated, Miss Zonia Baber (left), representative of the women of Puerto Rico, and Burnita Shelton Matthews (right), legal research secretary ... More

Downtown Chicago at night, New York City

Downtown Chicago at night, New York City

Photograph shows a panoramic view of downtown Chicago at night after lights have been turned on inside all the big buildings. Pacific & Atlantic Photo. No. CT 202645. Date on verso: Nov 22 1932. Caption on vers... More

Tea for three at three aboard the Detroit Mackinac Chicago boat

Tea for three at three aboard the Detroit Mackinac Chicago boat

Three women drinking tea. J10379 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by D & C Navigation Co.

Pet show WPA recreation project, Dist. No. 2 / / Gregg.

Pet show WPA recreation project, Dist. No. 2 / / Gregg.

Poster showing a dog wearing a blue ribbon, flanked by cats. Date stamped on verso: Apr 3 1939. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress). Posters of the WPA / Christopher DeNoon. Los... More

Duquoin High School auditorium - "Leaning on Letty", the famous comedy success--A stage production / A.G.

Duquoin High School auditorium - "Leaning on Letty", the famous comedy...

Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of "Leaning on Letty" at the Du Quoin High School auditorium, showing an abstract face. Date stamped on verso: Sep 27 1938. Work Projects Administration Poster Co... More

The enemy is syphilis Enlist employees in a campaign against it.

The enemy is syphilis Enlist employees in a campaign against it.

Poster showing man wearing gas mask and men marching. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress). Date stamped on verso: Mar 27 1940. Posters of the WPA / Christopher DeNoon. Los Angel... More

Picasso--40 years of his art - Public domain dedication, Art Institute of Chicago

Picasso--40 years of his art - Public domain dedication, Art Institute...

Poster for art exhibition Feb. 1 to Mar. 3 at the Art Institute of Chicago. Date stamped on verso: Feb 16 1940. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).

Exhibition of work by the students / Osborn.

Exhibition of work by the students / Osborn.

Poster for a student art exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago, showing a canvas on an easel. Date stamped on verso: Jun 22 1939. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress). Poste... More

Rehabilitation Administration supervisor with client and wife. Gallatin County, Illinois

Rehabilitation Administration supervisor with client and wife. Gallati...

Public domain photograph of the United States in the 1930s, portraits, people, events, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Unemployed miner. Herrin, Illinois (see 26881-D)

Unemployed miner. Herrin, Illinois (see 26881-D)

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

Young couple in beer parlor. Cairo, Illinois

Young couple in beer parlor. Cairo, Illinois

Public domain photograph of meeting, discussion, group of people, political event, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Chicago, Illinois. Great Depression public domain photograph.

Chicago, Illinois. Great Depression public domain photograph.

Public domain photograph - New York, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Theatre on Michigan Ave., Chicago, Illinois

Theatre on Michigan Ave., Chicago, Illinois

Public domain image of a historic building, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

A black and white photo of a woman walking down a street. Great Depression FSA photogpraph

A black and white photo of a woman walking down a street. Great Depres...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photograph of 1930s America during the Great Depression, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Take part in America's crusade against tuberculosis Cook County Public Health Unit.

Take part in America's crusade against tuberculosis Cook County Public...

Poster showing staff with wreath design. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).

Wife of railroad worker feeding her baby. Chicago, Illinois

Wife of railroad worker feeding her baby. Chicago, Illinois

Picryl description: Public domain image of a political campaign, politician, meeting, civil rights movement, African Americans, 1930s, mid-20th-century United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Movie theater. Southside, Chicago, Illinois

Movie theater. Southside, Chicago, Illinois

Photo shows Regal Theater and Savoy Ballroom. Public domain photograph of movie theater building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Children playing on the street, Black Belt, Chicago, Illinois

Children playing on the street, Black Belt, Chicago, Illinois

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

A group of men standing next to each other, possibly related to: Crowd outside of fashionable Negro church after Easter Sunday service, Black Belt, Chicago, Illinois

A group of men standing next to each other, possibly related to: Crowd...

Title and other information from a possibly related negative. Image came to Library of Congress untitled. (There was no caption for this image in the FSA/OWI shelflist.) Appears to be related to negative LC-USF... More

A black and white photo of a man walking down a set of stairs. Office of War Information Photograph

A black and white photo of a man walking down a set of stairs. Office ...

Title and other information from a possibly related negative. Image came to Library of Congress untitled. (There was no caption for this image in the FSA/OWI shelflist.) Appears to be related to negative LC-USF... More

Entertainers at Negro tavern. Chicago, Illinois

Entertainers at Negro tavern. Chicago, Illinois

Public domain photograph of the United States in the 1930s, portraits, people, events, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Saturday night in barroom. Southside of Chicago, Illinois

Saturday night in barroom. Southside of Chicago, Illinois

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

A couple of men standing next to each other. Office of War Information Photograph

A couple of men standing next to each other. Office of War Information...

Title and other information from a possibly related negative. Image came to Library of Congress untitled. (There was no caption for this image in the FSA/OWI shelflist.) Appears to be related to negative LC-USF... More

A black and white photo of a woman walking down the street, possibly related to: Undertaking parlor in the Black Belt, O.F. Douglas Funeral Home, Chicago, Illinois

A black and white photo of a woman walking down the street, possibly r...

Title and other information from a possibly related negative. Image came to Library of Congress untitled. (There was no caption for this image in the FSA/OWI shelflist.) Appears to be related to negative LC-USF... More

Kitchen in crowded Negro apartment. Chicago, Illinois

Kitchen in crowded Negro apartment. Chicago, Illinois

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

The movies are popular in the Negro section of Chicago, Illinois

The movies are popular in the Negro section of Chicago, Illinois

Photo shows Regal Theater and Savoy Ballroom in the Southside neighborhood. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washingt... More

Having fun at rollerskating rink of Savoy Ballroom. Chicago, Illinois

Having fun at rollerskating rink of Savoy Ballroom. Chicago, Illinois

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc... More

Child in front of apartment building in the better section of the Black Belt, Chicago, Illinois

Child in front of apartment building in the better section of the Blac...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of a child of a farmer, migrant worker, Great Depression era, economic conditions, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

A black and white photo of a car driving down a highway, Chicago, Illinois - Automobiles of 1940s

A black and white photo of a car driving down a highway, Chicago, Illi...

Public domain photograph of the city, skyscraper buildings, cityscape, downtown, urban environment, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

A black and white photo of people walking down a street. Great Depression FFSA / OWI Negatives

A black and white photo of people walking down a street. Great Depress...

Picryl description: Public domain image of food, dinner, grocery store, eating, 1930s, mid-20th-century United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

"Kitchenette" apartment house, Black Belt, Chicago, Illinois

"Kitchenette" apartment house, Black Belt, Chicago, Illinois

Public domain photograph - historical image of Illinois, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Selling Easter lilies on sidewalk on Easter morning, South Side of Chicago, Illinois

Selling Easter lilies on sidewalk on Easter morning, South Side of Chi...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of worker, marketplace, vendor, 1930s, Great Depression, economic conditions, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

A black and white photo of a crowd of people. Office of War Information Photograph

A black and white photo of a crowd of people. Office of War Informatio...

Picryl description: Public domain image of children of farmers, migrant workers, Great Depression era, economic conditions, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

A black and white photo of a group of children. Great Depression FFSA / OWI Negatives

A black and white photo of a group of children. Great Depression FFSA ...

Picryl description: Public domain image of children in poverty during the Great Depression, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Young people outside of Negro high school, Black Belt, Chicago, Illinois

Young people outside of Negro high school, Black Belt, Chicago, Illino...

Public domain image of a historic building, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Drawbridge, Chicago, Illinois. Farm Security Administartion 1930s public domain photo.

Drawbridge, Chicago, Illinois. Farm Security Administartion 1930s publ...

Public domain image of Chicago city buildings, cityscape, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Sidewalk conversation, Black Belt, Chicago, Illinois

Sidewalk conversation, Black Belt, Chicago, Illinois

Public domain photograph - historical image of Illinois, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Negroes making purchases from white proprietor of street clothing stall, Black Belt, Chicago, Illinois

Negroes making purchases from white proprietor of street clothing stal...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of worker, marketplace, vendor, 1930s, Great Depression, economic conditions, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Children in front of moving picture theater, Easter Sunday matinee, Black Belt, Chicago, Illinois

Children in front of moving picture theater, Easter Sunday matinee, Bl...

Picryl description: Public domain image of children of farmers, migrant workers, Great Depression era, economic conditions, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Hospital. Chicago, Illinois. Farm Security Administartion 1930s public domain photo.

Hospital. Chicago, Illinois. Farm Security Administartion 1930s public...

Public domain image of Chicago cityscape, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

A black and white photo of a group of people. Office of War Information Photograph

A black and white photo of a group of people. Office of War Informatio...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

A black and white photo of a group of people, Negro bar.Southside of Chicago, Illinois

A black and white photo of a group of people, Negro bar.Southside of C...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

Chicago, Illinois. Newsboy selling the Chicago Defender, a leading Negro newspaper

Chicago, Illinois. Newsboy selling the Chicago Defender, a leading Neg...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... More

Chicago, Illinois. Ida B. Wells Housing Project. A childrens' rhythm band in a music class

Chicago, Illinois. Ida B. Wells Housing Project. A childrens' rhythm b...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a political campaign, politician, meeting, civil rights movement, African Americans, 1930s, mid-20th-century United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Chicago, Illinois. Ida B. Wells Housing Project. Houses

Chicago, Illinois. Ida B. Wells Housing Project. Houses

Picryl description: Public domain image of a department store, commercial building, downtown, shopping center, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Skipping rope in the recreation hall at the community center. Ida B. Wells Housing Project, Chicago, Illinois

Skipping rope in the recreation hall at the community center. Ida B. W...

Public domain photograph of indoor, interior activity, America in the 1930s, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Mr. Langston Hughes, Negro poet and playwright. Chicago, Illinois

Mr. Langston Hughes, Negro poet and playwright. Chicago, Illinois

Picryl description: Public domain vintage artistic photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Chicago, Illinois. The Chicago and Northwestern Railroad locomotive repair shop

Chicago, Illinois. The Chicago and Northwestern Railroad locomotive re...

Public domain image of an industrial building, factory, structure, works, 19th-20th century industrial revolution, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Chicago, Illinois. Painting class at the South Side community art center

Chicago, Illinois. Painting class at the South Side community art cent...

Public domain photograph of 1930s America, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Chicago, Illinois. Provident Hospital. Students watching a (mock) operation

Chicago, Illinois. Provident Hospital. Students watching a (mock) oper...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

Pullman porter making up an upper berth aboard the "Capitol Limited," bound for Chicago, Illinois

Pullman porter making up an upper berth aboard the "Capitol Limited," ...

Public domain photograph of 1930s industry, war production in the United States free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Chicago, Illinois. Passengers getting ready to board a Chicago, Milwaukee, Saint Paul, and Pacific Railroad train at the Union Station for the west coast

Chicago, Illinois. Passengers getting ready to board a Chicago, Milwau...

Public domain image of a historic building, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Bensenville, Illinois. Track repair work at the Bensenville yard of the Chicago, Milwaukee, Saint Paul and Pacific Railroad

Bensenville, Illinois. Track repair work at the Bensenville yard of th...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

Chicago, Illinois. A Baltimore and Ohio Railroad train about to depart from the Union Station via the Alton Road to Saint Louis

Chicago, Illinois. A Baltimore and Ohio Railroad train about to depart...

Public domain photograph of train station, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Chicago, Illinois. Passengers coming in on one of the Burlington Zephyrs at Union Station

Chicago, Illinois. Passengers coming in on one of the Burlington Zephy...

Public domain photograph of train station, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

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