Image ID
SDN-060862
Headline
Baseball player, Red Sox, Babe Ruth throwing ball on field at Comiskey with two teammates behind him
Date Depicted
1916
Date Created
1916
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-060862, 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
2888
Max Pixels - Width
2311
KEYWORDS
Daily News
baseball
sports
athletes
Chicago White Sox (Baseball team)
Boston Red Sox (Baseball team)
Ruth, George Herman
American League of Professional Baseball Clubs
Comiskey Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball players
Massachusetts
Boston
1910-1919
Armour Square (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
baseball player red sox babe ruth throwing ball on field at comiskey with two teammates behind him

Portrait of American League's Boston Red Sox baseball player Babe Ruth throwing a ball 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); South Wentworth Avenue, in the Armour Square community area of Chicago, Illinois. Two teammates are standing on the field behind him and a baseball is on the ground in his shadow. Spectators sitting in the grandstands are visible in the background. This image is similar to SDN-060863. This image has a single crack across the image horizontally.

Portrait of American League's Boston Red Sox baseball player Babe Ruth throwing a ball 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); South Wentworth Avenue, in the Armour Square community area of Chicago, Illinois. Two teammates are standing on the field behind him and a baseball is on the ground in his shadow. Spectators sitting in the grandstands are visible in the background. This image is similar to SDN-060863. This image has a single crack across the image horizontally.