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Lefty Grove of the Red Sox shakes hands with St. Louis Cardinal, Braves field

Lefty Grove of the Red Sox shakes hands with St. Louis Cardinal, Braves field

Item Information

Title:
Lefty Grove of the Red Sox shakes hands with St. Louis Cardinal, Braves field
Description:
(l to r:) Boston Red Sox Lefty Grove and St. Louis Cardinal Dizzy Dean shaking hands at Braves Field.
Photographer:
Jones, Leslie, 1886-1967
Date:
July 7, 1936
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Glass negatives
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
Leslie Jones Collection
Series:
Sports: Identified [Baseball]
Subjects:
Baseball players
Stadiums
Boston Red Sox (Baseball team)
St. Louis Cardinals (Baseball team)
Braves Field (Boston, Mass.)
Grove, Lefty, 1900-1975
Dean, Dizzy, 1910-1974
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonAllston
Extent:
1 negative : glass, black & white ; 4 x 5 in.
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Terms of Use:
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Notes:
Original data provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve: Lefty Grove of the Red Sox shakes hands with St. Louis Cardinal, Braves field, 1936
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.
The 1936 All-Star Game at Braves Field was held on July 7. Dean and Grove were the two starting pitchers (Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011).
Accession #:
08_06_010517