Image ID
SDN-051982
Headline
Branch Rickey, baseball player for St. Louis Browns baseball team, holding a baseball bat
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-051982, 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
2295
Max Pixels - Width
2829
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Rickey, Wesley Branch
St. Louis Browns (Baseball team)
American League of Professional Baseball Clubs
South Side Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball
Illinois
Chicago
1900-1909
Baseball players
Missouri
Saint Louis
Batting (Baseball)
Grandstands
Baseball fans
Sports spectators
Armour Square (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
1900-1909
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-051982
branch rickey baseball player for st louis browns baseball team holding a baseball bat

Informal full-length portrait of Branch Rickey, baseball player for the American League's St. Louis Browns baseball team, holding a baseball bat, standing in a batting stance at home plate on the field at South Side Park, located at West 37th Street, South Princeton Avenue, and West Pershing Road (formerly West 39th Street), and South Wentworth Avenue in the Armour Square community area of Chicago, Illinois. An unidentified baseball player is standing in the background, and another unidentified player is sitting. Spectators are visible in the grandstands and bleachers in the background.

Informal full-length portrait of Branch Rickey, baseball player for the American League's St. Louis Browns baseball team, holding a baseball bat, standing in a batting stance at home plate on the field at South Side Park, located at West 37th Street, South Princeton Avenue, and West Pershing Road (formerly West 39th Street), and South Wentworth Avenue in the Armour Square community area of Chicago, Illinois. An unidentified baseball player is standing in the background, and another unidentified player is sitting. Spectators are visible in the grandstands and bleachers in the background.

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