Image ID
SDN-009808
Headline
Baseball, City Series fans sitting in grandstands, bleachers, and on the field at the West Side Grounds
Date Depicted
1912
Date Created
1912
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-009808, 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
2826
Max Pixels - Width
3966
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
West Side Grounds (Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball City Series (1912 : Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball fans
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Sports spectators
Grandstands
Chicago (Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
baseball city series fans sitting in grandstands bleachers and on the field at the west side grounds

View of crowds sitting in grandstands, bleachers, and on the field during the 1912 City Series at the 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, during a between the National League's Chicago Cubs and the American League's Chicago White Sox. A billboard advertisement for the Chicago Tribune is visible in the background. Text on billboard reads, in part: The Chicago Tribune, The World's Greatest Newspaper.

View of crowds sitting in grandstands, bleachers, and on the field during the 1912 City Series at the 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, during a between the National League's Chicago Cubs and the American League's Chicago White Sox. A billboard advertisement for the Chicago Tribune is visible in the background. Text on billboard reads, in part: The Chicago Tribune, The World's Greatest Newspaper.

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