Image ID
SDN-066970A
Headline
Pugilist, Jack Dempsey kneeling on the mat in a boxing ring during a bout against pugilist, Gene Tunney at Soldier Field, referee is standing in the ring, holding up one hand, light exposure
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-066970A, 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
2559
Max Pixels - Width
3200
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
boxing
pugilist jack dempsey kneeling on the mat in a boxing ring during a bout against pugilist gene tunney at soldier field referee is standing in the ring holding up one hand light exposure

Image of pugilist Jack Dempsey kneeling on the mat in a boxing ring during a bout against Gene Tunney at Soldier Field, light exposure, located at 1600 South Lake Shore Drive in the Near South Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. Tunney is standing in the foreground, facing Dempsey. A referee is standing in the ring, holding up one hand, and crowds are visible around the ring.

Image of pugilist Jack Dempsey kneeling on the mat in a boxing ring during a bout against Gene Tunney at Soldier Field, light exposure, located at 1600 South Lake Shore Drive in the Near South Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. Tunney is standing in the foreground, facing Dempsey. A referee is standing in the ring, holding up one hand, and crowds are visible around the ring.