Dudley Field

Dudley Field

Dudley Field
Black Oak 1
II: Buildings and Grounds
The work of Gertrude Dudley, Director of Women's Athletics and the Women's Gymnasium at the University of Chicago was recognized when in 1925 this athletic field was named in her honor. After arriving at the university in 1898, Ms. Dudley embarked on an ambitious campaign to promote the growth of women's collegiate athletics and physical education. Dudley Field was located on the south side of 58th Street between Woodlawn and Kimbark Avenues.
Gertrude Dudley Field
Dudley, Gertrude, 1869-1945 | University of Chicago--Sports | Physical education and training | Athletic fields | Trees
Photographic prints; 7.6 x 5.5 cm
E. 58th and S. Woodlawn Avenue | University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

View information about rights and permissions.

View information about ordering reproductions.