Image ID
SDN-068422
Headline
William Wrigley, Jr. cocking his arm to throw a baseball standing in the front row of the grandstands at Wrigley Field
Date Depicted
1929
Date Created
1929
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-068422, 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
5999
Max Pixels - Width
4660
KEYWORDS
baseball
sports
Chicago Cubs (Baseball team)
Wrigley, William, 1861-1932
Wrigley Field (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-068422
william wrigley jr cocking his arm to throw a baseball standing in the front row of the grandstands at wrigley field

Informal portrait of William Wrigley, Jr., chewing gum magnate and owner of the National League's Chicago Cubs, cocking his arm to throw a baseball on the field, standing in the front row of grandstands at Wrigley Field, located at 1060 West Addison Street and bounded by West Waveland Avenue, North Seminary Avenue, North Clark Street, and North Sheffield Avenue in the Lake View community area of Chicago, Illinois. Cubs manager Joe McCarthy is standing on field below Wrigley, and an unidentified man is sitting behind Wrigley.

Informal portrait of William Wrigley, Jr., chewing gum magnate and owner of the National League's Chicago Cubs, cocking his arm to throw a baseball on the field, standing in the front row of grandstands at Wrigley Field, located at 1060 West Addison Street and bounded by West Waveland Avenue, North Seminary Avenue, North Clark Street, and North Sheffield Avenue in the Lake View community area of Chicago, Illinois. Cubs manager Joe McCarthy is standing on field below Wrigley, and an unidentified man is sitting behind Wrigley.