Image ID
SDN-010037
Headline
Baseball, World Series 1917, Chicago White Sox vs. New York Giants, spectators, some sitting in chairs, watching from building rooftops
Date Depicted
October 1917
Date Created
October 1917
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-010037, 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
4615
Max Pixels - Width
6420
KEYWORDS
sports
baseball
Comiskey Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Seventh Regiment Armory (Chicago, Ill.)
World Series (Baseball) (1917 : Chicago, Ill.)
Soldiers
American
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Baseball fans
Sports spectators
Armour Square (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
baseball world series 1917 chicago white sox vs new york giants spectators some sitting in chairs watching from building rooftops

Image of United States servicemen standing on the roof of the Seventh Regiment Armory and spectators standing on top of a brick building watching the 1917 World Series game between the American League's Chicago White Sox and the National League's New York Giants played at Comiskey Park, which 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 of Chicago, Illinois. The stadium is visible in the background. Chicago won the series.

Image of United States servicemen standing on the roof of the Seventh Regiment Armory and spectators standing on top of a brick building watching the 1917 World Series game between the American League's Chicago White Sox and the National League's New York Giants played at Comiskey Park, which 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 of Chicago, Illinois. The stadium is visible in the background. Chicago won the series.

USA

8/15/2008