Image ID
DN-0064356
Headline
Chicago Mayor William Hale Thompson throwing first pitch at Weeghman Park
Date Depicted
1915
Date Created
1915
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-0064356, 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
4723
Max Pixels - Width
5936
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
baseball
sports
Wrigley Field (Chicago, Ill.)
DN-0064356.tif
Thompson, William Hale
Weeghman Park
1960.784
athletics
Chicago Whales
mayors
DN-0064356
chicago mayor william hale thompson throwing first pitch at weeghman park

Chicago Mayor William Hale Thompson throwing first pitch at a Chicago Whales baseball game at Weeghman Park, Chicago, Illinois, 1915. Weeghman Park was renamed Wrigley Field in 1927.

Chicago Mayor William Hale Thompson throwing first pitch at a Chicago Whales baseball game at Weeghman Park, Chicago, Illinois, 1915. Weeghman Park was renamed Wrigley Field in 1927.