Image ID
SDN-066151
Headline
Baseball player, Rogers Hornsby standing in batting stance holding bat at home plate
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-066151, 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
2801
Max Pixels - Width
2186
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Hornsby, Rogers, 1896-1963
St. Louis Cardinals (Baseball team)
National League of Professional Baseball Clubs
Wrigley Field (Chicago, Ill.)
Baseball players
Missouri
Saint Louis
1920-1929
Lakeview (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
baseball player rogers hornsby standing in batting stance holding bat at home plate

Informal portrait of baseball player Rogers Hornsby of the National League's St. Louis Cardinals, holding a baseball bat, standing in a batting stance at home plate at 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. An unidentified Cardinals catcher is crouching behind home plate.

Informal portrait of baseball player Rogers Hornsby of the National League's St. Louis Cardinals, holding a baseball bat, standing in a batting stance at home plate at 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. An unidentified Cardinals catcher is crouching behind home plate.