Image ID
SDN-069170
Headline
Baseball players Hack Wilson and Babe Ruth standing in a dugout at Wrigley Field before a 1929 World Series game
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-069170, 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
2373
Max Pixels - Width
2923
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
baseball
Chicago (Ill.)
1920-1929
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-069170
baseball players hack wilson and babe ruth standing in a dugout at wrigley field before a 1929 world series game

Informal three-quarter length group portrait of baseball players Hack Wilson of the National League's Chicago Cubs, and Babe Ruth of the American League's New York Yankees, standing in a dugout at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois, before a 1929 World Series game between the Cubs and the American League's Philadelphia Athletics. Ruth is wearing street clothes. An unidentified man wearing street clothes and an unidentified Philadelphia player are standing in the dugout. Wrigley Field is 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.

Informal three-quarter length group portrait of baseball players Hack Wilson of the National League's Chicago Cubs, and Babe Ruth of the American League's New York Yankees, standing in a dugout at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois, before a 1929 World Series game between the Cubs and the American League's Philadelphia Athletics. Ruth is wearing street clothes. An unidentified man wearing street clothes and an unidentified Philadelphia player are standing in the dugout. Wrigley Field is 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.