Image ID
SDN-065861
Headline
Crowds standing on the field in front of outfield bleachers for White Sox home opener against St. Louis Browns at Comiskey Park
Date Depicted
1926
Date Created
1926
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-065861, 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
2314
Max Pixels - Width
2860
KEYWORDS
sports
baseball
athletes
Chicago White Sox (Baseball team)
St. Louis Browns (Baseball team)
Chicago White Sox-Brown baseball game (1926 : Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball
Illinois
Chicago
1920-1929
Baseball fans
Sports spectators
Grandstands
Armour Square (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-065861
crowds standing on the field in front of outfield bleachers for white sox home opener against st louis browns at comiskey park

View of crowds standing on the field in front of outfield bleachers for the American League's Chicago White Sox' home opener against the American League's St. Louis Browns on April 13, 1926, 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. Billboard advertisements for Ben Bay, butter, and other products are visible on the scoreboard in the background.

View of crowds standing on the field in front of outfield bleachers for the American League's Chicago White Sox' home opener against the American League's St. Louis Browns on April 13, 1926, 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. Billboard advertisements for Ben Bay, butter, and other products are visible on the scoreboard in the background.