Image ID
SDN-062119
Headline
Baseball player Merkle, Cubs, swinging a baseball bat in front of grandstands on the field at Weeghman Field
Date Depicted
1920
Date Created
1920
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-062119, 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
2522
Max Pixels - Width
3200
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Chicago Cubs (Baseball team)
Wrigley Field (Chicago, Ill.)
Merkle
National League of Professional Baseball Clubs
Weeghman Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball players
Illinois
Chicago
1920-1929
Lakeview (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-062119
baseball player merkle cubs swinging a baseball bat in front of grandstands on the field at weeghman field

Informal full-length portrait of baseball player Merkle, of the National League's Chicago Cubs, swinging a baseball bat, dark exposure, standing in front of grandstands on the field at Weeghman Field (later renamed Wrigley Field), located at 1060 West Addison Street and bounded by West Waveland Avenue, North Seminary Avenue, North Clark Street, and North Sheffield Avenue in the Lake View community area of Chicago, Illinois.

Informal full-length portrait of baseball player Merkle, of the National League's Chicago Cubs, swinging a baseball bat, dark exposure, standing in front of grandstands on the field at Weeghman Field (later renamed Wrigley Field), located at 1060 West Addison Street and bounded by West Waveland Avenue, North Seminary Avenue, North Clark Street, and North Sheffield Avenue in the Lake View community area of Chicago, Illinois.