Image ID
SDN-057173
Headline
Wrestler, George Hackenschmidt performing a bench press with a barbell while arching his back on a wooden deck
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-057173, 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.
121295
Max Pixels - Height
402
Max Pixels - Width
500
KEYWORDS



Wrestlers--Illinois--Chicago--1910-1919.--lctgm
Chicago (Ill.)--1910-1919.
Dry plate negatives.--gmgpc
Gelatin dry plate negatives.--aat


United StatesIllinoisCook CountyChicago.
wrestler george hackenschmidt performing a bench press with a barbell while arching his back on a wooden deck

Informal full-length portrait of wrestler George Hackenschmidt performing a bench press with a barbell while arching his back and resting his head on a thick piece of fabric on the ground, lying on a wooden deck in Chicago, Illinois, surrounded by a crowd of men and boys wearing bathing suits and street clothes. A wooden fence and a small structure and canopy are visible in the background.

Informal full-length portrait of wrestler George Hackenschmidt performing a bench press with a barbell while arching his back and resting his head on a thick piece of fabric on the ground, lying on a wooden deck in Chicago, Illinois, surrounded by a crowd of men and boys wearing bathing suits and street clothes. A wooden fence and a small structure and canopy are visible in the background.