Image ID
SDN-060311
Headline
Baseball player, St. Louis, Betzel preparing to throw ball from third base at West Side Grounds
Date Depicted
1915
Date Created
1915
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-060311, 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
2345
Max Pixels - Width
2903
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Chicago (Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-060311
baseball player st louis betzel preparing to throw ball from third base at west side grounds

Portrait of National League's St. Louis Cardinals baseball player Betzel preparing to throw a ball standing at third base on the field at West Side Grounds, which was 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. Several large billboards are visible in the background.

Portrait of National League's St. Louis Cardinals baseball player Betzel preparing to throw a ball standing at third base on the field at West Side Grounds, which was 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. Several large billboards are visible in the background.