Image ID
SDN-050791
Headline
New York National League baseball player, John McGraw, holding a bat after swinging, standing at home plate at West Side Grounds
Date Depicted
1905
Date Created
1905
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-050791, 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
2318
Max Pixels - Width
2922
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
McGraw, John
New York Superbas (Baseball team)
National League of Professional Baseball Clubs
West Side Grounds (Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball
Illinois
Chicago
1900-1909
Baseball players
New York (State)
New York
Baseball fans
Sports spectators
Bleachers
Chicago (Ill.)
Portraits
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-050791
new york national league baseball player john mcgraw holding a bat after swinging standing at home plate at west side grounds

Informal full-length portrait of baseball player John J. McGraw of the National League's New York baseball team, holding a baseball bat in his right hand after swinging the bat, standing at home plate on the field at 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. Three New York baseball players are standing in the background, and crowds are sitting in the bleachers and grandstands.

Informal full-length portrait of baseball player John J. McGraw of the National League's New York baseball team, holding a baseball bat in his right hand after swinging the bat, standing at home plate on the field at 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. Three New York baseball players are standing in the background, and crowds are sitting in the bleachers and grandstands.

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