Coed Baseball Fun

88.122.723 96 dpi watermarked.jpg

Title

Coed Baseball Fun

Description

Over forty men and women sit in a grassy open area, some with baseball gloves, bats, and balls, ready to play. Baseball was a popular recreational and competitive sport in Rockford and Northern Illinois starting in the 1860s. It is unclear where this photograph was taken.

Date

circa 1895 - 1905

Rights

Midway Village Museum

Format

jpeg

Type

Still Image

Identifier

88.122.723

Original Format

Glass Plate Negative

Physical Dimensions

8" x 10"

Citation

“Coed Baseball Fun,” Midway Village Museum - Digital Collections, accessed July 21, 2024, https://midwayvillagemuseumdigitalcollections.omeka.net/items/show/1221.