• Creator
  • Jones, Leslie, 1886-1967
  • Created Date
  • 1940-1941
  • Description
  • Boston Red Sox officials, including (seated) manager Joe Cronin and general manager Eddie Collins, surround Ted Williams in the Red Sox offices as he signs a contract. Original data provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve: Ted Williams signs contract while Red Sox officials, including Cronin and Collins, look on, 1940-1949. Corrected date based on research by the Society for American Baseball Re... more
    Boston Red Sox officials, including (seated) manager Joe Cronin and general manager Eddie Collins, surround Ted Williams in the Red Sox offices as he signs a contract. Original data provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve: Ted Williams signs contract while Red Sox officials, including Cronin and Collins, look on, 1940-1949. 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. In this image, Williams is most likely signing his 1940 contract. The man standing on the far right is Red Sox minor league director Billy Evans, whose last year with the Red Sox was 1941 (Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011). less
  • Format
  • Photographs
    Film negatives
  • Rights
  • Copyright (c) Leslie Jones. All rights reserved.