Image ID
SDN-057248
Headline
Wrestler Frank Gotch looking at the camera, standing in a corner of a wrestling ring on the field at Comiskey Park
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-057248, 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
2285
Max Pixels - Width
2851
KEYWORDS
Comiskey Park
Frank Gotch
wrestler
sports
athletes
wrestling
Comiskey Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Wrestlers
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Chicago (Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-057248
wrestler frank gotch looking at the camera standing in a corner of a wrestling ring on the field at comiskey park

Informal full-length portrait of wrestler Frank Gotch looking at the camera, standing in a corner of a wrestling ring on the field at Comiskey Park, which was located at 324 West 35th Street and bounded by West 34th Street, South Shield's Avenue (formerly Portland Avenue), and South Wentworth Avenue in the Armour Square community area of Chicago, Illinois. Men are standing around Gotch. A banner advertisement for Bull Durham tobacco is partially visible along the ring in the foreground.

Informal full-length portrait of wrestler Frank Gotch looking at the camera, standing in a corner of a wrestling ring on the field at Comiskey Park, which was located at 324 West 35th Street and bounded by West 34th Street, South Shield's Avenue (formerly Portland Avenue), and South Wentworth Avenue in the Armour Square community area of Chicago, Illinois. Men are standing around Gotch. A banner advertisement for Bull Durham tobacco is partially visible along the ring in the foreground.

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