Bridgeport Block Party

Silent home movie footage of a block party in the Bridgeport neighborhood of Chicago sometime in the late '70s or early '80s.

0:00Copy video clip URL Black.

0:15Copy video clip URL People stand in two lines on a street playing a tossing game. A kid is on camera wearing a Summertime Chicago sweatshirt, which means it’s 1979 or later.

0:54Copy video clip URL A group of kids look into the camera.

1:09Copy video clip URL More footage of the tossing game.

2:00Copy video clip URL Camera flares.

2:36Copy video clip URL Kids surround a police horse and pet it while the officer remains mounted.

2:55Copy video clip URL Video ends.



  1. leah menzer says:

    I’d be interested in watching this! I met you briefly when you presented at Co-Prosperity Sphere.

  2. rebecca says:

    I’d really love to see this one!

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