• Creator
  • Jones, Leslie, 1886-1967
  • Created Date
  • 1943-1944
  • Description
  • (l to r:) Boston Red Sox manager Joe Cronin, Massachusetts Governor Saltonstall, and New York Yankee manager Joe McCarthy at Fenway Park for Opening Day. Original data provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve: Joe Cronin, Red Sox manager, and Joe McCarthy, Yankees manager, talk with Gov. Saltonstall at Fenway, ca. 1940. Corrected date based on research by the Society for American Baseball Researc... more
    (l to r:) Boston Red Sox manager Joe Cronin, Massachusetts Governor Saltonstall, and New York Yankee manager Joe McCarthy at Fenway Park for Opening Day. Original data provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve: Joe Cronin, Red Sox manager, and Joe McCarthy, Yankees manager, talk with Gov. Saltonstall at Fenway, ca. 1940. 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. While Leverett Saltonstall was governor of Massachusetts (1939-1945), Boston's only two home openers against the New York Yankees with these managers in charge were in 1943 and 1944 (Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011). less
  • Format
  • Photographs
    Film negatives
  • Rights
  • Copyright (c) Leslie Jones. All rights reserved.