[Matty McIntyre, Chicago AL (baseball)] (LOC)

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[Matty McIntyre, Chicago AL (baseball)]




1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.



Original data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards: McIntyre, Chisox.

Corrected title and date based on research by the Pictorial History Committee, Society for American Baseball Research, 2006.

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).





Format: Glass negatives.


Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.


Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print


General information about the Bain Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain


Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.10671


Call Number: LC-B2- 2429-16



  • Robert Carrier 7y

    This is a wonderful image that captures the spirit of baseball.
  • EspressoBuzz 7y

  • JR1479 7y

    I don't know why people complain about advertising in ballparks ruining everything...back in the day that's how it always was.
  • curtis locke 7y

    Superior graphic design.
  • budderflyman 7y

    Well, the fences were wooden, easy to paint and paint over. But, it would absolutely ruin the brick and ivy of Wrigley Field. Those stupid advertising signs behind home plate are enough.
  • Denny Gill 7y

    The wonderful Matty simply could not tolerate being on the same field, let alone the same Detroit team, as the great Ty Cobb. Detroit was finally able to deal him to the ChiSox in 1911.

    This is so cool!!
  • George Oates 7y

    Another perspective from the George Eastman House collection:

    Portrait of Matty McIntyre, baseball player by George Eastman House
  • Joe 7y

    Matthew Martin McIntyre (1880-1920) played for Chicago in 1911 and 1912. He had played for the Philadelphia Athletics in 1901, and for the Detroit Tigers from 1904 through 1910. He got kicked down to the minors for 1902 and 1903, playing for Newark and Buffalo, respectively.

    Here he is at the Baseball Biography Project.

    Here's his Baseball Almanac stat page.
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