Image ID
SDN-058652
Headline
Baseball player Wallie Schang, Philadelphia Athletics, catching a baseball on the field at Comiskey Park
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-058652, 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
2870
Max Pixels - Width
2294
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Comiskey Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
baseball player wallie schang philadelphia athletics catching a baseball on the field at comiskey park

Informal full-length portrait of baseball player Wallie Schang of the American League's Philadelphia Athletics, holding his hands in front of him to catch a baseball, crouching in front of grandstands 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.

Informal full-length portrait of baseball player Wallie Schang of the American League's Philadelphia Athletics, holding his hands in front of him to catch a baseball, crouching in front of grandstands 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.