Image ID
SDN-059322
Headline
Flag-raising ceremony at Weeghman Park (Wrigley Field)
Date Depicted
1914
Date Created
1914
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-059322, 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
4817
Max Pixels - Width
6036
KEYWORDS
crowds
flags
patriotism
Wrigley Field (Chicago, Ill.)
1960.784
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Weeghman Park
Chicago (Ill.)
Chicago Cubs (Baseball team)
SDN-059322.tif
American flags
spectators
ceremonies
Zenfolio
flag raising ceremony at weeghman park wrigley field

View of crowds standing on the field and in bleachers during a flag-raising ceremony at Weeghman Park (Wrigley Field) on opening day, Chicago, Illinois, 1914. A group of women in white dresses stands in front of the bleachers, and a large American flag is being raised in front of them. Weeghman Park was renamed Wrigley Field in 1927.

View of crowds standing on the field and in bleachers during a flag-raising ceremony at Weeghman Park (Wrigley Field) on opening day, Chicago, Illinois, 1914. A group of women in white dresses stands in front of the bleachers, and a large American flag is being raised in front of them. Weeghman Park was renamed Wrigley Field in 1927.