Image ID
SDN-008822
Headline
Chicago Cubs baseball field
Date Depicted
1910
Date Created
1910
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-008822, 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
2810
Max Pixels - Width
4075
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Chicago Cubs (Baseball team)
National League of Professional Baseball Clubs
West Side Grounds (Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Base running (Baseball)
Baseball players
Advertising
Near West Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-008822
chicago cubs baseball field

View of Chicago Cubs and opposing team on the field during a game at West Side Grounds. A batter is running toward first base, while another player is advancing to third base. Pitcher is facing first base . 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 of Chicago, Illinois. This is a view from above home plate. Spectators sitting in the outfield bleachers, billboards on the outfield fence and buildings beyond the ballpark are visible in the background. Among the billboards are advertisements for The Chicago Daily News and The Fair, a clothing store.

View of Chicago Cubs and opposing team on the field during a game at West Side Grounds. A batter is running toward first base, while another player is advancing to third base. Pitcher is facing first base . 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 of Chicago, Illinois. This is a view from above home plate. Spectators sitting in the outfield bleachers, billboards on the outfield fence and buildings beyond the ballpark are visible in the background. Among the billboards are advertisements for The Chicago Daily News and The Fair, a clothing store.

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