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Babe Ruth with Red Sox players after signing with Braves

Babe Ruth with Red Sox players after signing with Braves

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Title:
Babe Ruth with Red Sox players after signing with Braves
Description:
Seven former New York Yankees pose together at the annual pre-season City Series exhibition game at Braves Field. (l to r): Boston Red Sox Dusty Cooke, Doc Farrell, and Gordon Rhodes, Boston Braves Babe Ruth, and Boston Red Sox Hank Johnson, George Pipgras, and Billy Werber.
Photographer:
Jones, Leslie, 1886-1967
Date:
April 1935
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
Braves Field (Boston, Mass.)
Boston Braves (Baseball team)
New York Yankees (Baseball team)
Ruth, Babe, 1895-1948
Werber, Bill, 1908-2009
Farrell, Doc, 1901-1966
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonAllston
Braves Field (Boston, Mass.)
Extent:
1 negative : glass, black & white ; 4 x 5 in.
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Notes:
Original data provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve: Babe Ruth with Red Sox players after signing with Braves, 1935.
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_036834