[Photograph 2012.201.B0223.0170]

Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "confronted with the problem of decorating the city for two political conventions, Chicago has turned to George Washington as the predominating symbol in a decorating scheme designed to please Republicans and Democrats alike. This photo shows a workman holding a large picture of the first president before scores of them were placed on lamp and trolley posts near the Chicago Stadium."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
Creation Date: June 3, 1932
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 2
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: June 3, 1932
Coverage:
Place
United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
June 3, 1932
Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "confronted with the problem of decorating the city for two political conventions, Chicago has turned to George Washington as the predominating symbol in a decorating scheme designed to please Republicans and Democrats alike. This photo shows a workman holding a large picture of the first president before scores of them were placed on lamp and trolley posts near the Chicago Stadium."

Note:

PublishDate: 1932-06-03T00:00:00Z

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Chicago | Illinois | Stadium Photos #1 | newspaper photographs
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0223.0170
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc201154
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image