Image ID
sdn-069913
Headline
New York Yankees Babe Ruth, Shawkey, and Lou Gehrig
Date Depicted
1930
Date Created
1930
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-069913, 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
5040
Max Pixels - Width
6238
KEYWORDS
Gehrig, Lou
New York Yankees
Ruth, Babe
Shawkey
athletes
baseball
sports
Chicago (Ill.)
Comiskey Park
athletics
men
people
SDN-069913.tif
glass negatives
new york yankees babe ruth shawkey and lou gehrig

Baseball players (left to right) Babe Ruth, Shawkey, and Lou Gehrig of the American League's New York Yankees, sitting on a batting practice backstop on the field at Comiskey Park, Chicago, Illinois, 1930. An unidentified catcher is crouching behind home plate.

Baseball players (left to right) Babe Ruth, Shawkey, and Lou Gehrig of the American League's New York Yankees, sitting on a batting practice backstop on the field at Comiskey Park, Chicago, Illinois, 1930. An unidentified catcher is crouching behind home plate.

2/10/2014