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Police protect Nick Altrock from adoring crowd, 1906 World Series

File name: 06_06_000021

 

Title: Police protect Nick Altrock from adoring crowd, 1906 World Series

 

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Date created: 1906

 

Physical description: 1 photographic print : silver print

 

Description: Altrock had just pitched a four hitter in the Chicago White Sox's 2-1 victory in game one of the 1906 World Series against the Chicago Cubs at West Side Grounds. At the time, it was common practice for fans to walk across the field when exiting after the games

 

Genre: Photographic prints; Aerial views

 

Subjects: Baseball; World series (Baseball); Sports spectators; Crowds; Chicago White Sox (Baseball team)

 

Notes: Photo caption: Crowds around Altrock, police protecting him; McGreevey no. 65

 

Location: Boston Public Library, Print Department

 

Rights: No known restrictions

 

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