Image ID
DN-0059404
Headline
Crowds outside Weeghman Park
Date Depicted
May 14, 1914
Date Created
May 14, 1914
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2013, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0059404, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
Max Pixels - Height
2760
Max Pixels - Width
3460
KEYWORDS
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Chicago (Ill.)
Wrigley Field
baseball
crowds
people
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Weeghman Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Crowds
Stadiums
Automobiles
Lakeview (Chicago, Ill.)
buildings
built environment
crowds outside weeghman park

View of crowds lining up along the sidewalk outside Weeghman Park, Chicago, Illinois, May 14, 1914. Weeghman Park was home to Charlie Weeghman's Federal League team, the Chicago Whales. The Whales became the Chicago Cubs in 1916. Weeghman Park was renamed Wrigley Field in 1927.

View of crowds lining up along the sidewalk outside Weeghman Park, Chicago, Illinois, May 14, 1914. Weeghman Park was home to Charlie Weeghman's Federal League team, the Chicago Whales. The Whales became the Chicago Cubs in 1916. Weeghman Park was renamed Wrigley Field in 1927.

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