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Red Sox in action at Fenway

Red Sox in action at Fenway

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Title:
Red Sox in action at Fenway
Description:
Boston Red Sox base runner Bobby Doerr (#1) crosses home plate in front of St. Louis Browns catcher Sherm Lollar (#9) at Fenway Park. He is greeted by several waiting Red Sox teammates, including Vern Stephens (center) and Johnny Pesky (with bats), as home plate umpire Bill McKinley looks on.
Photographer:
Jones, Leslie, 1886-1967
Date:
August 3, 1949
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Film negatives
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
Leslie Jones Collection
Series:
Sports: Identified [Baseball]
Subjects:
Baseball players
Baseball umpires
Baseball
Boston Red Sox (Baseball team)
St. Louis Browns (Baseball team)
Fenway Park (Boston, Mass.)
Doerr, Bobby, 1918-
Pesky, Johnny, 1919-
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 negative : film, black & white ; 5 x 7 in.
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All rights reserved.
Notes:
Original data from information provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve: Red Sox in action at Fenway, ca. 1950-1959
Corrected date based on research by the Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011.
Summary provided by the Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011.
Accession #:
08_06_017286