Image ID
SDN-052835
Headline
Baseball player, Bill Sweeney of the Chicago Cubs
Date Depicted
1907
Date Created
1907
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-052835, 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
2192
Max Pixels - Width
2790
KEYWORDS
sports
athlete
baseball
Chicago Cubs (Baseball team)
Chicago (Ill.)
Sweeney, William John
National League of Professional Baseball Clubs
West Side Grounds (Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball players
Illinois
Chicago
1900-1909
Bleachers
Near West Side (Chicago, Ill.)
1900-1909
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-052835
baseball player bill sweeney of the chicago cubs

Informal full-length portrait of baseball player Bill Sweeney of the National League's Chicago Cubs, holding a baseball bat in front of him, standing in foul territory 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 Cubs player is standing behind Sweeney, and another baseball player is visible standing in fair territory on the field. Crowds are visible in the bleachers in the background.

Informal full-length portrait of baseball player Bill Sweeney of the National League's Chicago Cubs, holding a baseball bat in front of him, standing in foul territory 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 Cubs player is standing behind Sweeney, and another baseball player is visible standing in fair territory on the field. Crowds are visible in the bleachers in the background.

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