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Title
Oakland Base Ball Club [picture]
Creator
Betancue, Joseph Percy, 1847-
Contributor
Greenwood and Moran (Baseball team)
Date Created and/or Issued
1887
Publication Information
Oakland Public Library
Contributing Institution
Oakland Public Library, Oakland History Room and Maps Division
Collection
Selections from the Collections of the Oakland History Room and the Maps Division of the Oakland Public Library
Rights Information
Public domain
Material is in the public domain. No restrictions on use.
Description
Title from item. The photograph shows the manager and the starting nine players on the team sponsored by the Greenhood & Moran clothing store that joined the California Base Ball League in 1886 as the Oakland entry, nicknamed the "G&Ms." Players include: (top row, left to right): infielders Tom McCord and Fred Lange, outfielder George Fisher; (middle row, seated, left to right): pitchers George Van haltren and George "Chief" Borchers, manager Tom Robinson, infielders Billy Smalley and Jack Ryan; (front, seated, left to right): catcher James A. McDonald and outfielder Danny Long. Negative number in Oakland History Room's collection : F-1196.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : sepia ; 19 x 25 cm.
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/kt5s2025xw
copl_192
Neg. F-1196
Subject
Baseball teams - California - Oakland - Pictorial works
Baseball players - California - Oakland - Portraits
California Base Ball League - Pictorial works
Greenhood and Moran (Baseball team) - Pictorial works
Van Haltren, George, 1866-1945 - Portraits
Robinson, Thomas P., 1862--Portaits
Long, Daniel W., 1867-1929 - Portraits

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