Image ID
SDN-057174
Headline
Wrestler, George Hackenschmidt pressing a barbell above his head atop a wooden deck alongside a body of water
Date Depicted
1911
Date Created
1911
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-057174, 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
2327
Max Pixels - Width
2929
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
wrestling
Wrestlers
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Chicago (Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-057174
wrestler george hackenschmidt pressing a barbell above his head atop a wooden deck alongside a body of water

Informal full-length portrait of wrestler George Hackenschmidt pressing a barbell above his head with one hand, standing a mat atop a wooden deck alongside a body of water in Chicago, Illinois, surrounded by a crowd of men and boys wearing bathing suits and street clothes. A small structure and canopy are visible in the background.

Informal full-length portrait of wrestler George Hackenschmidt pressing a barbell above his head with one hand, standing a mat atop a wooden deck alongside a body of water in Chicago, Illinois, surrounded by a crowd of men and boys wearing bathing suits and street clothes. A small structure and canopy are visible in the background.

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