Image ID
SDN-006837
Headline
White Sox baseball player Billy Purtell, jumping to catch a ball in the air above a base on the field at South Side Park
Date Depicted
April 20, 1908
Date Created
April 20, 1908
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
SDN-006837, 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
2906
Max Pixels - Width
4017
KEYWORDS
Daily News
sports
athletes
baseball
Purtell, Billy
Chicago White Sox (Baseball team)
American League of Professional Baseball Clubs
South Side Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball players
Illinois
Chicago
1900-1909
Chicago (Ill.)
Portraits
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
white sox baseball player billy purtell jumping to catch a ball in the air above a base on the field at south side park

Portrait of Billy Purtell, American League's Chicago White Sox baseball player, jumping to catch a ball in the air above a base on the field at South Side Park, which was located at West 37th Street, South Princeton Avenue, West Pershing Road (formerly West 39th Street), and South Wentworth Avenue in the Armour Square community area of Chicago, Illinois. Two outfielders are visible in the background.

Portrait of Billy Purtell, American League's Chicago White Sox baseball player, jumping to catch a ball in the air above a base on the field at South Side Park, which was located at West 37th Street, South Princeton Avenue, West Pershing Road (formerly West 39th Street), and South Wentworth Avenue in the Armour Square community area of Chicago, Illinois. Two outfielders are visible in the background.

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