1897 Champions, Mergantile Baseball League

1897 Champions, Mergantile Baseball League

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Description (Brief)
mounted black and white photograph (possibly matte collodion) by J.B. Wilson Studio, 389 State St., Chicago; image of 1897 Champions of the Mergantile Baseball League; team name is Mandel Bros.; nine men in baseball uniform with one man in black suit and white shirt sitting in center posing for photograph; players identified as 1. Werntz, Sec'y 2. Reker 3. Faulkner 4. Van Zandt 5. Wenig, G. 6. Litzinger, Capt. 7. Hebel, Mgr. 8. Wenig, F. 9. Burley 10. Alberts
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
photograph, mounted
date made
1897
associated place
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 35.3 cm x 28 cm; 13 29/32 in x 11 1/32 in
image: 25.1 cm x 19 cm; 9 7/8 in x 7 15/32 in
ID Number
1986.3048.2168
catalog number
1986.3048.2168
nonaccession number
1986.3048
subject
Baseball
Uniforms
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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