Image ID
SDN-066913
Headline
Pugilist, Gene Tunney raising his left arm in front of him, facing pugilist, Jack Dempsey in a boxing ring during a bout 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-066913, 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
2836
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
boxing
Chicago (Ill.)
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-066913
pugilist gene tunney raising his left arm in front of him facing pugilist jack dempsey in a boxing ring during a bout at soldier field

Image of pugilist Gene Tunney raising his left arm in front of him, facing Jack Dempsey in a boxing ring during a bout at Soldier Field, located at 1600 South Lake Shore Drive in the Near South Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. A referee is standing in the ring, and crowds are visible around the ring.

Image of pugilist Gene Tunney raising his left arm in front of him, facing Jack Dempsey in a boxing ring during a bout at Soldier Field, located at 1600 South Lake Shore Drive in the Near South Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. A referee is standing in the ring, and crowds are visible around the ring.