Baseball pitcher Jim Lavender, Cubs, standing in profile on the field at West Side Grounds in Chicago 1912 SUMMARY
Informal full-length portrait of baseball player Jimmy Lavender of the National League's Chicago Cubs, following through after throwing a baseball, standing in profile on the field at West Side Grounds, located between West Polk Street, South Wolcott Avenue (formerly Lincoln Street), West Taylor Street, and South Wood Street in the Near West Side community area of Chicago, Illinois. An unidentified Cubs player is standing behind Lavender, and another unidentified Cubs player is standing on the field between first and second base. A billboard advertisement for the Chicago Tribune newspaper is visible on the outfield wall in the background.
Cite as: SDN-057543, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago Historical Society.