Catcher and Pitcher: Helen Sandiford (Nelson) and Marjorie Peters.

2007.57.15 96 dpi watermarked.jpg

Title

Catcher and Pitcher: Helen Sandiford (Nelson) and Marjorie Peters.

Description

Helen "Swede" Sandiford (Nelson), sitting on the rail in the upper portion of the photograph, was a catcher for the Rockford Peaches in 1943. Marjorie "Pete" Peters (lower portion in photo), also known as Marge or Mackie, was a pitcher for the Peaches in 1943 and 1944. Helen, who was born June 13, 1919, passed away on February 6, 1993; Peters, born September 11, 1918, died April 1, 2016.

Date

circa 1943

Rights

Midway Village Museum

Format

jpeg

Type

Still Image

Identifier

2007.57.15

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

3" x 4.25"

Citation

“Catcher and Pitcher: Helen Sandiford (Nelson) and Marjorie Peters.,” Midway Village Museum - Digital Collections, accessed October 23, 2021, https://midwayvillagemuseumdigitalcollections.omeka.net/items/show/2170.

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