• Creator
  • Jones, Leslie, 1886-1967
  • Created Date
  • 1934-07
  • Description
  • Philadelphia Athletics owner/manager Connie Mack signs autograph(s) for the young boys in North Brookfield, Mass. Original data provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve: Crowd - autograph signing?, n.d. Corrected title and date based on research by the Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011. Summary provided by the Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011. At the July All-Star... more
    Philadelphia Athletics owner/manager Connie Mack signs autograph(s) for the young boys in North Brookfield, Mass. Original data provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve: Crowd - autograph signing?, n.d. Corrected title and date based on research by the Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011. Summary provided by the Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011. At the July All-Star break in 1934, Mack took his Athletics team to his birthplace of North Brookfield, Mass. for an exhibition game against a local semi-pro team. Noted songwriter George M. Cohan, also a native of Brookfield, wrote a song about Mack and a large ceremony was held (Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011). less
  • Format
  • Photographs
    Glass negatives
    Portrait photographs
  • Rights
  • Copyright (c) Leslie Jones. All rights reserved.