Image ID
SDN-051969
Headline
Baseball player Honus Wagner holding a baseball bat, preparing to hit a baseball
Date Depicted
1906
Date Created
1906
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-051969, 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
4990
Max Pixels - Width
6189
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Wagner, John Peter
Pittsburgh Pirates (Baseball team)
National League of Professional Baseball Clubs
West Side Grounds (Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball players
Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh
1900-1909
Near West Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
1900-1909
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-051969.tif
baseball player honus wagner holding a baseball bat preparing to hit a baseball

Informal full-length portrait of baseball player Honus Wagner holding a baseball bat, preparing to hit a baseball that he has tossed in the air in front of him, standing 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. An unidentified baseball player is standing in the background. Spectators are visible in the bleachers and grandstands in the background.

Informal full-length portrait of baseball player Honus Wagner holding a baseball bat, preparing to hit a baseball that he has tossed in the air in front of him, standing 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. An unidentified baseball player is standing in the background. Spectators are visible in the bleachers and grandstands in the background.

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2/10/2014