Altgeld Chimes Installation | University of Illinois Archives

Title:
Altgeld Chimes Installation
Date:
Fall 1920
Description:

Featured is the hoisting of the multi-ton chimes into the Altgeld tower. A Male worker is seen at the top with a pulley system operated by 6 men below, hoisting the bells up.  The chimes were a gift by the class of 1914 and were installed and dedicated in 1920.

Due to the volatile nature of nitrate film, the image can be found here:

https://medusa.library.illinois.edu/cfs_files/54039080

Phys. Desc:
Digital File can be found in JP_2 and TIF
ID:
2630002_BUI_AltgeldHoistingChimes_1920
Repository:
University of Illinois Archives
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Copyright Bernard A. Strauch.

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