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Big crowd at Fenway, 1912 World Series

Big crowd at Fenway, 1912 World Series

Item Information

Title:
Big crowd at Fenway, 1912 World Series
Description:
Crowd in third base grandstand with view of left field wall for Game 2 of the 1912 World Series at Fenway Park.
Photographer:
Jones, Leslie, 1886-1967
Date:
October 9, 1912
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Glass negatives
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
Leslie Jones Collection
Series:
Sports: Identified [Baseball]
Subjects:
Stadiums
Sports spectators
Baseball
Fenway Park (Boston, Mass.)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
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: Big crowd at Fenway, 1912 World Series, 1912
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.
Scoreboard indicates that Boston scored three runs in the first inning and New York scored none. Because this only happened in Game 2 of the 1912 World Series, the date would be October 9, 1912 (Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011).
Accession #:
08_06_010740