Reach's Official 1893 Baseball Guide


A.J. Reach's baseball guide for the 1893 season The guide contains information about the sport's history, how the game works, official averages, and descriptions of the different professional leagues.

At the time, the A.J. Reach Co. was the largest manufacturer of sporting equipment in the United States. The Philadelphia based company was bought out by Spalding in 1934.

Date Made: 1893

Thru Person: Rinsland, GeorgePublisher; Author: A. J. Reach Co.Maker: A. J. Reach Co.

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

General Subject Association: BaseballWeb Subject: Sports


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Exhibition: Entertainment Nation

Exhibition Location: National Museum of American History

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: CL.310547.041Accession Number: 310547Catalog Number: 310547.041

Object Name: book, baseballbaseball guide

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 4 1/2 in x 6 in; 11.43 cm x 15.24 cmoverall: 16.5 cm x 10.7 cm x 1 cm; 6 1/2 in x 4 3/16 in x 3/8 in


Record Id: nmah_1064362

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