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All photographs used in these collages were taken by staff photographers of the Chicago Daily News. Only about twenty percent of the photographs in this collection appeared in the newspaper.

1. [Police autos, parked against sidewalk curb of snowy street]. 1929.
Image of two police vehicles parked with their rear tires against a sidewalk curb in Chicago, Illinois. Two police officers are sitting in each automobile. Snow is covering the street.

2. [Maurice Ravel standing on the steps of a passenger train car, shaking hands with Sarah Brewster]. 1928.
Portrait of Maurice Ravel standing on the steps of a passenger train car in a railroad station in Chicago, Illinois, shaking hands with Sarah Brewster, who is standing on the ground in front of Ravel.

3. [Mrs. Avis Dargan Guerin, associated with the Webster Guerin murder case]. 1908.
Head and shoulders portrait of Mrs. Avis Dargan Guerin, who was associated with the Webster Guerin murder case, sitting in a room in Chicago, Illinois.

4. [Two Chicago Daily News airplanes sitting on an airfield and a person standing next to one of them]. 1929.
Image of two Chicago Daily News airplanes sitting on an airfield in Chicago, Illinois. A person is standing next to one of the airplanes.

5. [Firemen Thomas H. Crowley, Frank Moore, William Sheehan, and Charles McClaughery holding a fire hose from which water is spraying]. 1909 May 29.
Portrait of Firemen Thomas H. Crowley, Frank Moore, William Sheehan, and Charles McClaughery holding a fire hose from which water is spraying on a street in Chicago, Illinois. This image may have been taken during drill work.

Sports


1. [Yachts Vendis, Hussa and a third unidentified yacht, sailing on Lake Michigan]. 1906.
Image of the yachts Vendis, Hussa and a third unidentified yacht sailing on Lake Michigan near Chicago, Illinois. The crew is visible on the deck of the Vendis and Hussa.

2. [Golfer, Georgiana Bishop, in profile, preparing to hit ball, standing on the course, Chicago Golf Club]. 1903.
Full-length portrait of Golfer, Georgiana Bishop, preparing to hit ball, standing on the course at Chicago Golf Club in Wheaton, Illinois.

3. [Pugilists The Perlick Twins facing image left, standing in boxing stances in a corner of a boxing ring ]. 1930.
Full-length portrait of pugilists The Perlick Twins facing one another, standing in boxing stances in a corner of a boxing ring in a gym in Chicago, Illinois. A crowd is standing ringside in the background.

4. [Lacrosse players running to catch the ball, one player has caught the ball and an opponent is approaching him]. 1905.
Image of lacrosse players running to catch the ball, one player has caught the ball and an opponent is approaching him with his stick raised above his head, during a match at South Side Park, which was located at West 37th Street, South Princeton Avenue, West Pershing Road (formerly West 39th Street), and South Wentworth Avenue in the Armour Square community area of Chicago, Illinois.

5. [Auto racing, start of 300 mile race at Speedway Park, cars lining up in front of grandstands]. 1916.
Image of race cars lining up in front of the grandstands behind a light colored line on the track for the start of the 300 mile race at Speedway Park in Chicago, Illinois. Spectators are visible sitting in the stands.


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