Image ID
SDN-058616
Headline
African American baseball player Poles, Lincoln Giants, following through after swinging a baseball bat
Date Depicted
1913
Date Created
1913
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-058616, 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
2850
Max Pixels - Width
2324
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Leland Giants (Baseball team)
Chicago Baseball League
South Side Park (Chicago, Ill.)
African American baseball players
Illinois
Chicago
1900-1909
Chicago (Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
african american baseball player poles lincoln giants following through after swinging a baseball bat

Informal full-length portrait of African American baseball player Poles of the Lincoln Giants, following through after swinging a baseball bat, standing on a baseball field in Chicago, Illinois. Bleachers are visible in the background.

Informal full-length portrait of African American baseball player Poles of the Lincoln Giants, following through after swinging a baseball bat, standing on a baseball field in Chicago, Illinois. Bleachers are visible in the background.