Image ID
SDN-062158
Headline
Boxer, Benny Leonard wearing street clothes, sitting in a convertible automobile on a street
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-062158, 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
2352
Max Pixels - Width
2851
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
boxing
Leonard, Benny
Boxers (Sports)
1920-1929
Automobiles
Illinois
Chicago
Musicians
Chicago (Ill.)
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
boxer benny leonard wearing street clothes sitting in a convertible automobile on a street

Informal portrait of pugilist Benny Leonard wearing street clothes, sitting in a convertible automobile on a street in Chicago, Illinois, surrounded by crowds. Leonard is holding a small object in his hands. A man standing in the foreground is playing a clarinet, and another man in the foreground is playing a violin. A restaurant and a hotel are visible in the background.

Informal portrait of pugilist Benny Leonard wearing street clothes, sitting in a convertible automobile on a street in Chicago, Illinois, surrounded by crowds. Leonard is holding a small object in his hands. A man standing in the foreground is playing a clarinet, and another man in the foreground is playing a violin. A restaurant and a hotel are visible in the background.