Image ID
SDN-056666
Headline
Baseball player Jimmy Johnston, Chicago White Sox, holding out his hands to catch a baseball at Comiskey Park
Date Depicted
1911
Date Created
1911
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Sun-Times Media, LLC. All rights reserved.
Credit Line
SDN-056666, Chicago Sun-Times/Chicago Daily News collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Horizon Bib. No.
121052
Max Pixels - Height
400
Max Pixels - Width
500
KEYWORDS
Chicago White Sox (Baseball team)
American League of Professional Baseball Clubs
Comiskey Park (Chicago, Ill.)


Baseball players--Illinois--Chicago--1910-1919.--lctgm
Armour Square (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)--1910-1919.
Dry plate negatives.--gmgpc
Gelatin dry plate negatives.--aat


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baseball player jimmy johnston chicago white sox holding out his hands to catch a baseball at comiskey park

Informal full-length portrait of baseball player Jimmy Johnston of the American League's Chicago White Sox, looking up and holding out his hands to catch a baseball, standing on the field at Comiskey Park, which was located at 324 West 35th Street and bounded by West 34th Street, South Shield's Avenue (formerly Portland Avenue), and South Wentworth Avenue in the Armour Square community area of Chicago, Illinois. A billboard advertisement for The Fair department store is visible along the outfield wall in the background. Jimmy Johnston played one game for the White Sox on 3 May 1911.

Informal full-length portrait of baseball player Jimmy Johnston of the American League's Chicago White Sox, looking up and holding out his hands to catch a baseball, standing on the field at Comiskey Park, which was located at 324 West 35th Street and bounded by West 34th Street, South Shield's Avenue (formerly Portland Avenue), and South Wentworth Avenue in the Armour Square community area of Chicago, Illinois. A billboard advertisement for The Fair department store is visible along the outfield wall in the background. Jimmy Johnston played one game for the White Sox on 3 May 1911.