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Casey Stengel, Bees manager, with pitcher Wes Ferrell

Casey Stengel, Bees manager, with pitcher Wes Ferrell

Item Information

Title:
Casey Stengel, Bees manager, with pitcher Wes Ferrell
Description:
(l to r): Boston Bees Manager Casey Stengel and pitcher Wes Ferrell on theĀ dugout railing at Braves Field.
Photographer:
Jones, Leslie, 1886-1967
Date:
1941
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Film negatives
Group portraits
Location:
Boston Public Library
Arts Department
Collection (local):
Leslie Jones Collection
Series:
Sports: Identified [Baseball]
Subjects:
Baseball players
Baseball managers
Boston Braves (Baseball team)
Braves Field (Boston, Mass.)
Stengel, Casey
Ferrell, Wes, 1908-1976
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonAllston
Braves Field (Boston, Mass.)
Extent:
1 negative : film, black & white ; 4 x 5 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: Casey Stengel, Bees manager, with pitcher Wes Ferrell, 1940.
Corrected date based on research by the Society for American Baseball Research, 2016.
Summary provided by the Society for American Baseball Research, 2016.
Though the image is originally dated 1940, this has to be 1941, as Ferrell's only season with Boston was 1941 (Society for American Baseball Research, 2016).
Accession #:
08_06_036664