Image ID
SDN-062704
Headline
Virginia O'Brien and Babe Ruth standing on the field 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 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
SDN-062704, 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
5072
Max Pixels - Width
6329
KEYWORDS
1960.784
SDN-062704.tif
SDN-062704
virginia obrien and babe ruth standing on the field at comiskey park

Informal full-length portrait of Virginia O'Brien, holding a lamb by a leash, and baseball player Babe Ruth, of the American League's New York Yankees, standing 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. A sign prohibiting betting is partially visible on the right field wall in the background.

Informal full-length portrait of Virginia O'Brien, holding a lamb by a leash, and baseball player Babe Ruth, of the American League's New York Yankees, standing 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. A sign prohibiting betting is partially visible on the right field wall in the background.