Image ID
SDN-009827
Headline
Baseball, City Series, Jimmy Archer of the Chicago Cubs sliding home at Comiskey Park
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-009827, 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
3880
Max Pixels - Width
5400
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Comiskey Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Archer, James P
National League of Professional Baseball Clubs
American League of Professional Baseball Clubs
Baseball City Series (1912 : Chicago, Ill.)
Base running (Baseball)
Baseball
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Catchers (Baseball)
Baseball players
Armour Square (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-009827
baseball city series jimmy archer of the chicago cubs sliding home at comiskey park

Image of baseball player Jimmy Archer, of the National League's Chicago Cubs, sliding into home plate on the field at Comiskey Park in Chicago, Illinois, during a 1912 City Series baseball game between the Cubs and the American League's Chicago White Sox. An unidentified White Sox catcher is standing at home plate, leaning over to apply the tag. An unidentified umpire is standing in the foreground, and crowds are visible in the grandstands in the background. Comiskey Park was located at 324 West 35th Street and bounded by West 34th Street, South Shield's Avenue (formerly Portland Avenue), and South Wentworth Avenue in the Armour Square community area.

Image of baseball player Jimmy Archer, of the National League's Chicago Cubs, sliding into home plate on the field at Comiskey Park in Chicago, Illinois, during a 1912 City Series baseball game between the Cubs and the American League's Chicago White Sox. An unidentified White Sox catcher is standing at home plate, leaning over to apply the tag. An unidentified umpire is standing in the foreground, and crowds are visible in the grandstands in the background. Comiskey Park was located at 324 West 35th Street and bounded by West 34th Street, South Shield's Avenue (formerly Portland Avenue), and South Wentworth Avenue in the Armour Square community area.

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