Image ID
SDN-062597
Headline
Baseball player, Speaker, Cleveland Indians, and Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis, sitting on a bench in front of grandstands at Comiskey Park
Date Depicted
1921
Date Created
1921
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-062597, 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
2560
Max Pixels - Width
3178
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Comiskey Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Speaker, Tris
Landis, Kenesaw Mountain, 1866-1944
Cleveland Indians (Baseball team)
American League of Professional Baseball Clubs
Baseball players
Ohio
Cleveland
1920-1929
Baseball commissioners
Armour Square (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
baseball player speaker cleveland indians and judge kenesaw mountain landis sitting on a bench in front of grandstands at comiskey park

Informal three-quarter length portrait of baseball player Tris Speaker, of the American League's Cleveland Indians, and Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis, commissioner of baseball from 1920-1944, sitting on a bench in front of grandstands 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. Two unidentified Detroit players are sitting on the bench on either side of the image. Text on Detroit uniform shirts reads: Worlds Champions.

Informal three-quarter length portrait of baseball player Tris Speaker, of the American League's Cleveland Indians, and Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis, commissioner of baseball from 1920-1944, sitting on a bench in front of grandstands 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. Two unidentified Detroit players are sitting on the bench on either side of the image. Text on Detroit uniform shirts reads: Worlds Champions.