Image ID
SDN-005881
Headline
Cubs versus Giants at West Side Grounds
Date Depicted
1907
Date Created
1907
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
SDN-005881, 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
2924
Max Pixels - Width
4073
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Chicago Cubs (Baseball team)
Chicago (Ill.)
New York Giants (Baseball team)
National League of Professional Baseball Clubs
West Side Grounds (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago Cubs-New York Giants baseball game (1907 : Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball players
1900-1909
Baseball fans
Illinois
Chicago
Sports spectators
Near West Side (Chicago, Ill.)
1900-1909
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
cubs versus giants at west side grounds

View of a pitcher leaning forward to field a baseball, standing on the pitcher's mound on the field at West Side Grounds in Chicago, Illinois, light exposure, during a baseball game between the National League's Chicago Cubs and New York Giants in June, 1907, viewed from the grandstands along the first baseline. A baseball player is running to first base from home plate, and another baseball player is running from third base to home plate. Crowds are standing in foul territory in the foreground and background. West Side Grounds was located between West Polk Street, South Wolcott Avenue (formerly Lincoln Street), West Taylor Street, and South Wood Street in the Near West Side community area.

View of a pitcher leaning forward to field a baseball, standing on the pitcher's mound on the field at West Side Grounds in Chicago, Illinois, light exposure, during a baseball game between the National League's Chicago Cubs and New York Giants in June, 1907, viewed from the grandstands along the first baseline. A baseball player is running to first base from home plate, and another baseball player is running from third base to home plate. Crowds are standing in foul territory in the foreground and background. West Side Grounds was located between West Polk Street, South Wolcott Avenue (formerly Lincoln Street), West Taylor Street, and South Wood Street in the Near West Side community area.

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