|Title||Seattle Indians player John Berg, Seattle, 1926 |
|Caption||John Berg, shown throwing a ball during practice in this photograph, was from Everett, Washington and briefly played for the Seattle Indians in 1926. He had a rather short career in the Pacific Coast League, playing three games for the Indians with four at-bats, one single, and one run scored.|
The Seattle Indians were purchased by Emil Sick, owner of Rainier Brewery, in 1938 and renamed the Seattle Rainiers.
|Notes||Handwritten on image: Berg John.|
Caption information source: Dave Eskenazi.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): September 29, 1926.
|Subjects||Baseball players--Washington (State)--Seattle; Sports--Washington (State)--Seattle; Stadiums--Washington (State)--Seattle; Dugdale Park (Seattle, Wash.); Seattle Indians (Baseball team) |
|Personal Names||Berg, John |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1986.5G.100 |
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|Credit Line||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI) |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection |
|Physical Description||1 glass negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original negative as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |