Among the unemployed of Chicago / drawn by Charles Mente.  family photo

Among the unemployed of Chicago / drawn by Charles Mente.

Among the unemployed of Chicago / drawn by Charles Mente. Four scenes showing homeless men: in corridor of the City Hall at night, working with brooms for meals and lodging, receiving meals at Lake-s ... show more

Among the unemployed of Chicago / drawn by Charles Mente.
1 photomechanical print : halftone.
Four scenes showing homeless men: in corridor of the City Hall at night, working with brooms for meals and lodging, receiving meals at Lake-side kitchen, and in bunks in lodging house.
  • Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1894 Jan. 13, p. 37.
  • Miscellaneous Items in High Demand
  • Men--Health & welfare--Illinois--Chicago--1890-1900.
  • Homeless persons--Illinois--Chicago--1890-1900.
  • Depressions--Illinois--Chicago--1890-1900.
  • Halftone photomechanical prints--1890-1900.
  • Periodical illustrations--1890-1900.
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