Image ID
SDN-007032
Headline
Crowds walking on the field and sitting in grandstands in bleachers during a 1908 World Series baseball game at West Side Grounds
Date Depicted
October 1908
Date Created
October 1908
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-007032, 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
3005
Max Pixels - Width
4144
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Chicago Cubs (Baseball team)
Detroit Tigers (Baseball team)
National League of Professional Baseball Clubs
West Side Grounds (Chicago, Ill.)
World Series (Baseball) (1908 : Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball fans
Illinois
Chicago
1900-1909
Sports spectators
Grandstands
Chicago (Ill.)
1900-1909
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-007032.tif
crowds walking on the field and sitting in grandstands in bleachers during a 1908 world series baseball game at west side grounds

Elevated view of crowds walking on the field and sitting in grandstands in bleachers during a 1908 World Series baseball game at West Side Grounds, 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. Buildings are visible beyond the outfield walls in the background.

Elevated view of crowds walking on the field and sitting in grandstands in bleachers during a 1908 World Series baseball game at West Side Grounds, 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. Buildings are visible beyond the outfield walls in the background.

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