Image ID
SDN-061602
Headline
Baseball player Mays, Boston Red Sox, following through after throwing a baseball on the field at Comiskey Park
Date Depicted
1918
Date Created
1918
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-061602, 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
2171
Max Pixels - Width
2778
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Comiskey Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago White Sox (Baseball team)
Boston Red Sox (Baseball team)
Mays
American League of Professional Baseball Clubs
Baseball players
Massachusetts
Boston
1910-1919
Chicago (Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-061602
baseball player mays boston red sox following through after throwing a baseball on the field at comiskey park

Informal full-length portrait of baseball player Mays, of the American League's Boston Red Sox, following through after throwing a baseball, dark exposure, standing 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. Text on a sign on the outfield wall in the background reads, in part: Savings.

Informal full-length portrait of baseball player Mays, of the American League's Boston Red Sox, following through after throwing a baseball, dark exposure, standing 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. Text on a sign on the outfield wall in the background reads, in part: Savings.