Texas Automobile Dealers and Factory Representatives Banquet, 1916

Description:

Photograph of a large amount of men in dark suits seated around dinner tables in a banquet hall. Most of the men are wearing vests and all are wearing bow ties or neckties. Some of the men have mustaches or glasses. The tables are covered in white tablecloths and fine dinnerware with small lamps. The ornate room is topped with a balcony upon which Texas flags are hanging and there is a chandelier is hanging from the ceiling. In the bottom right-hand corner are the words, "Fort Worth Star-Telegram Banquet to Texas Automobile Dealers and Factory Representatives, Blackstone Hotel, Chicago, Jan. 26, 1916" and in the bottom left is, "Kaufmann and Fabry Co., Chicago".

Creator(s): Kaufmann and Fabry Co.
Location(s): United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
Creation Date: January 26, 1916
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 29
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Kaufmann and Fabry Co.

Chicago, Illinois

Date(s):
  • Creation: January 26, 1916
  • Digitized: May 9, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
January 26, 1916
Description:

Photograph of a large amount of men in dark suits seated around dinner tables in a banquet hall. Most of the men are wearing vests and all are wearing bow ties or neckties. Some of the men have mustaches or glasses. The tables are covered in white tablecloths and fine dinnerware with small lamps. The ornate room is topped with a balcony upon which Texas flags are hanging and there is a chandelier is hanging from the ceiling. In the bottom right-hand corner are the words, "Fort Worth Star-Telegram Banquet to Texas Automobile Dealers and Factory Representatives, Blackstone Hotel, Chicago, Jan. 26, 1916" and in the bottom left is, "Kaufmann and Fabry Co., Chicago".

Physical Description:

One photographic image, b&w: 18.0 in. X 12.0 in,

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Banquets | Banquet Rooms | Hotel Banquet Rooms | Flags | Texas Flags | Balconies | Suits | Ties | Neckties | Chandeliers | Banquet Dinners | Dinner Banquets | Lamps | Dishes | Tables | Tablecloths | Chairs | Crowds | Men | Dinner Parties
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: AR406-5-21-3
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth41393
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image