Image ID
SDN-066921
Headline
Pugilists, Gene Tunney (left) and Jack Dempsey, facing one another, standing in boxing stances near a corner in a boxing ring during a bout at Soldier Field, viewed from stands
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-066921, 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
2826
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
boxing
Chicago (Ill.)
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
pugilists gene tunney left and jack dempsey facing one another standing in boxing stances near a corner in a boxing ring during a bout at soldier field viewed from stands

Image of pugilists Gene Tunney (left) and Jack Dempsey facing one another, standing in boxing stances near a corner 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, viewed from the stands. A referee is standing in the ring, and crowds are visible around the ring.

Image of pugilists Gene Tunney (left) and Jack Dempsey facing one another, standing in boxing stances near a corner 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, viewed from the stands. A referee is standing in the ring, and crowds are visible around the ring.