Baseball game in Victoria Park, Kitchener, Ontario

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[ca. August 1947?]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white reprint of a baseball game in Victoria Park, Kitchener, Ontario. The umpire and catcher are in the foreground as runner heads for home plate.
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Description Level
Item
Creator
Kitchener Waterloo Record, Photographer
Accession Number
P009310
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
24.6 cm (W) X 19.4 cm (H)
25.3 cm (W) X 20.2 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
[ca. August 1947?]
Date of Publication
1947-08
Scope and Content
Black and white reprint of a baseball game in Victoria Park, Kitchener, Ontario. The umpire and catcher are in the foreground as runner heads for home plate.
Storage Location
PB3
Name Access
Kitchener Waterloo Record
Subject Access
Baseball players
Victoria Park (Kitchener, Ont.)
Baseball - Tournaments
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
Five-thousand, seven-hundred and four fans filled seats and spilled round the outfield for the 3rd game of the series in Victoria Park. The two teams went 16 innings in 90 degree heat. The game ended in an 8-5 decision for London. The image is from the Kitchener-Waterloo Record Photo Collection, Special Collections and Archives, University of Waterloo.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
For copies of this image, please contact Special Collections and Archives, University of Waterloo.
Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
Images
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