Image ID
SDN-006076
Headline
Detroit Tigers baseball manager Hugh Jennings and Mayor Thompson of Detroit, standing behind a floral tiger presented to them
Date Depicted
October 8, 1907
Date Created
October 8, 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-006076, 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
2870
Max Pixels - Width
4045
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Jennings, Hugh
Thompson, William
National League of Professional Baseball Clubs
American League of Professional Baseball Clubs
West Side Grounds (Chicago, Ill.)
World Series (Baseball) (1907 : Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball managers
Michigan
Detroit
1900-1909
Mayors
Men
Illinois
Chicago
Near West Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
Group portraits
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-006076
detroit tigers baseball manager hugh jennings and mayor thompson of detroit standing behind a floral tiger presented to them

Group portrait of Hugh Jennings, baseball manager of the American League's Detroit Tigers, and Mayor William Thompson of Detroit standing with several unidentified men behind a floral tiger being presented to the Detroit ball team at West Side Grounds, which 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 of Chicago, Illinois. Players on the field and part of the grandstand filled with spectators are visible in the background.

Group portrait of Hugh Jennings, baseball manager of the American League's Detroit Tigers, and Mayor William Thompson of Detroit standing with several unidentified men behind a floral tiger being presented to the Detroit ball team at West Side Grounds, which 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 of Chicago, Illinois. Players on the field and part of the grandstand filled with spectators are visible in the background.

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