Image ID
SDN-057317
Headline
Baseball player, Ames, New York Giants, standing in front of grandstands on the field at West Side Grounds
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-057317, 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
2302
Max Pixels - Width
2901
KEYWORDS
sports
baseball
athletes
New York Giants (Baseball team)
National League of Professional Baseball Clubs
West Side Grounds (Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball players
1910-1919
Near West Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-057317
baseball player ames new york giants standing in front of grandstands on the field at west side grounds

Informal three-quarter length portrait of baseball player L. Ames of the National League's New York Giants, standing in front of grandstands on the field at West Side Grounds, located between West Polk Street, South Wolcott Avenue (formerly Lincoln Street), West Taylor Street, and South Wood Street in the Near West Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. A sign prohibiting betting is partially visible on the grandstand wall.

Informal three-quarter length portrait of baseball player L. Ames of the National League's New York Giants, standing in front of grandstands on the field at West Side Grounds, located between West Polk Street, South Wolcott Avenue (formerly Lincoln Street), West Taylor Street, and South Wood Street in the Near West Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. A sign prohibiting betting is partially visible on the grandstand wall.

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