Image ID
SDN-053117
Headline
Baseball umpire Klem touching his face with his hand, standing near home plate on the field
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-053117, 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
2866
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Chicago (Ill.)
Klem
National League of Professional Baseball Clubs
West Side Grounds (Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball umpires
Illinois
Chicago
1900-1909
Baseball players
Bleachers
Baseball fans
Sports spectators
Near West Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Portraits
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
baseball umpire klem touching his face with his hand standing near home plate on the field

Informal three-quarter length portrait of baseball umpire Klem touching his face with his hand, standing near 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. An unidentified catcher of the National League's Chicago Cubs baseball team, and an unidentified baseball player holding a baseball bat are standing in the background.

Informal three-quarter length portrait of baseball umpire Klem touching his face with his hand, standing near 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. An unidentified catcher of the National League's Chicago Cubs baseball team, and an unidentified baseball player holding a baseball bat are standing in the background.

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