Image ID
SDN-009828
Headline
Baseball, City Series, Cubs player Vic Saier sliding into first base at Comiskey Park
Date Depicted
October 15, 1912
Date Created
October 15, 1912
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
SDN-009828, 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
2870
Max Pixels - Width
4000
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Comiskey Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago Cubs (Baseball team)
Archer
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
baseball city series cubs player vic saier sliding into first base at comiskey park

Image of Vic Saier of the National League's Chicago Cubs, sliding into first base 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 player is standing at first base, leaning over to apply the tag. An unidentified umpire is standing in the foreground. Text on a grandstand wall in the background reads; No Betting Allowed. 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 Vic Saier of the National League's Chicago Cubs, sliding into first base 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 player is standing at first base, leaning over to apply the tag. An unidentified umpire is standing in the foreground. Text on a grandstand wall in the background reads; No Betting Allowed. 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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