Image ID
SDN-054923
Headline
Baseball player Charles A. Bender, Philadelphia, looking up towards third base
Date Depicted
1909
Date Created
1909
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-054923, 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
2322
Max Pixels - Width
2858
KEYWORDS
Bender
baseball
fans
sports
athletes
Bender, Charles A
Philadelphia Athletics (Baseball team)
American League of Professional Baseball Clubs
South Side Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball players
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
1900-1909
Armour Square (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
Portraits
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
baseball player charles a bender philadelphia looking up towards third base

Informal full-length portrait of baseball player Charles A. Bender of the American League's Philadelphia baseball team, looking up towards third base and following through after swinging a baseball bat, standing at home plate on the field at South Side Park, located at West 37th Street, South Princeton Avenue, West Pershing Road (formerly West 39th Street), and South Wentworth Avenue in the Armour Square community area of Chicago, Illinois. Unidentified Philadelphia players are standing in the background. Text on a sign on the grandstands in the background reads, in part: Please! Do Not Throw Bot.

Informal full-length portrait of baseball player Charles A. Bender of the American League's Philadelphia baseball team, looking up towards third base and following through after swinging a baseball bat, standing at home plate on the field at South Side Park, located at West 37th Street, South Princeton Avenue, West Pershing Road (formerly West 39th Street), and South Wentworth Avenue in the Armour Square community area of Chicago, Illinois. Unidentified Philadelphia players are standing in the background. Text on a sign on the grandstands in the background reads, in part: Please! Do Not Throw Bot.

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