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Batting practice from above

Batting practice from above

Item Information

Title:
Batting practice from above
Description:
Boston Bees taking pre-game batting practice at Braves Field. The batter is Gene Moore (#1) and the catcher is Bill Lewis (#8). Standing around the batting cage (l to r:) are Billy Urbanski (#2), Hal Lee (#10), Wally Berger (34), Mickey Haslin (#6), and Buck Jordan (#5).
Photographer:
Jones, Leslie, 1886-1967
Date:
1936
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Glass negatives
Group portraits
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
Leslie Jones Collection
Series:
Sports: Identified [Baseball]
Subjects:
Baseball players
Baseball
Braves Field (Boston, Mass.)
Boston Braves (Baseball team)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonAllston
Braves Field (Boston, Mass.)
Extent:
1 negative : glass, black & white ; 5 x 4 in.
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Terms of Use:
Copyright (c) Leslie Jones.
All rights reserved.
Notes:
Original data provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve: Batting practice from above, n.d.
Corrected date based on research by the Society for American Baseball Research, 2016.
Summary provided by the Society for American Baseball Research, 2016.
Accession #:
08_06_036812