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
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.