Image ID
SDN-066256
Headline
Baseball catcher, Ray Schalk crouching with hands in front of him to catch ball
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-066256, 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
2884
Max Pixels - Width
2201
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Schalk, Ray
Comiskey Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Catchers (Baseball)
1920-1929
Baseball players
Armour Square (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
baseball catcher ray schalk crouching with hands in front of him to catch ball

Informal portrait of baseball catcher Ray Schalk holding his hands out in front of him to catch a baseball, crouching 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.

Informal portrait of baseball catcher Ray Schalk holding his hands out in front of him to catch a baseball, crouching 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.