Image ID
SDN-055500
Headline
African American baseball player Harris, Leland Giants, leaning forward in a fielding position on a baseball field
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-055500, 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
2265
Max Pixels - Width
2815
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Chicago (Ill.)
Leland Giants (Baseball team)
Chicago Baseball League
South Side Park (Chicago, Ill.)
African American baseball players
Illinois
Chicago
1900-1909
1900-1909
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
african american baseball player harris leland giants leaning forward in a fielding position on a baseball field

Informal full-length portrait of African American baseball player Harris of the Leland Giants, leaning forward in a fielding position, standing behind first base on a baseball field in Chicago, Illinois. Billboard advertisements are visible along the outfield wall in the background.

Informal full-length portrait of African American baseball player Harris of the Leland Giants, leaning forward in a fielding position, standing behind first base on a baseball field in Chicago, Illinois. Billboard advertisements are visible along the outfield wall in the background.

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