Chicago Housing

Chicago Housing

Chicago Housing
Slum 2:7:2
II: Buildings and Grounds
One electric extension comes through a transom, to serve 3 more apartments. Note the rope pulling or stabilizing the whole mesh here and see the double plugs for extensions around the one room apartment before being passed on through an open stove pipe hole.
Tenement houses | Electric wiring | Deterioration | Transom windows
Mead, Mildred LaDue, 1910-2001
Photographic prints; 24.5 x 19.0 cm
215-219 E. 31st Street | Chicago, Illinois
Archival Photographic Files. Addenda. Mildred Mead Photographs
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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