Item: Photographs of the Baker Bowl (Philadelphia Base Ball Park)

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Record Number: 11366
Folder Number: V7:198
Depicts: Baker Bowl, Philadelphia Base Ball Park
Address: 15th Street and West Huntingdon Street
Philadelphia PA 19132 USA
Date of View: 1938
1939
1937
1944
View Format: Photograph
Dimensions: Dimensions of Image, 25.8 by 20.2 cm.
Dimensions of Image, 25.8 by 20.2 cm.
Dimensions of Image, 25.8 by 20.2 cm.
Dimensions of Image, 25.8 by 20.2 cm.
Image description: Photographs of Baker Bowl, formally named National League Park, a baseball park that formerly stood in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and home of the Philadelphia Phillies.
(1) Photograph depicts Baker Bowl after a heavy storm.   From original captioning “Baker Lake [Baker Bowl] right after the storm.”
(2) Photograph depicts Baker Bowl turn into a racetrack.
(3) Photograph shows crow gathered outside the Grand Stand Entrance to the Baker Bowl. From original captioning “Part of mob bruising was into Phillies Ball Park for St. Joe’s [vs.] Northeast Catholic game.”
(4) Photograph of a Philadelphia Ball Park ticket from 1889.  The ticket admitted entrance into a game between Chicago and All America teams.