Image ID
SDN-066859
Headline
Pugilist, Jack Dempsey, and manager Leo Flynn standing in a boxing ring before the start of a bout against Gene Tunney at Soldier Field
Date Depicted
1927
Date Created
1927
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-066859, 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
2250
Max Pixels - Width
2834
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
boxing
Chicago (Ill.)
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-066859
pugilist jack dempsey and manager leo flynn standing in a boxing ring before the start of a bout against gene tunney at soldier field

Image of pugilist Jack Dempsey and manager Leo Flynn standing in a boxing ring before the start of a bout against Gene Tunney at Soldier Field, located at 1600 South Lake Shore Drive in the Near South Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. Dempsey is wearing a robe. Men are standing in the ring in the foreground and background.

Image of pugilist Jack Dempsey and manager Leo Flynn standing in a boxing ring before the start of a bout against Gene Tunney at Soldier Field, located at 1600 South Lake Shore Drive in the Near South Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. Dempsey is wearing a robe. Men are standing in the ring in the foreground and background.