Image ID
SDN-055358
Headline
African American catcher Booker, Leland Giants, following through after throwing a baseball
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-055358, 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
2312
Max Pixels - Width
2805
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Chicago (Ill.)
Booker
African American baseball players
1900-1909
1900-1909
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-055358
african american catcher booker leland giants following through after throwing a baseball

Informal full-length portrait of African American catcher Booker of the Leland Giants baseball team, following through after throwing a baseball, holding his hands in front of him, standing in front of bleachers on a baseball field in Chicago, Illinois.

Informal full-length portrait of African American catcher Booker of the Leland Giants baseball team, following through after throwing a baseball, holding his hands in front of him, standing in front of bleachers on a baseball field in Chicago, Illinois.

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