Gotham Club of New York v Charter Oak Club of Brooklyn on 7 August 1862

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Date of Game Thursday, August 7, 1862
Location Brooklyn, NY, United States
Field  Add Field Page Knickerbocker grounds
Home Team Gotham Club of New York
Away Team Charter Oak Club of Brooklyn
Score 17 - 13
Description

(New York Clipper: “The first contest between these clubs this season, …, it being a single game, resulting in a creditable victory for the Gothams, who by this means have added a Brooklyn ball to their case, to place alongside the one from the Mutuals, neither being easily obtained by New-York clubs.. / … / …  The ground was in very poor condition, indeed, and it did not speak well for the attention the Knickerbocker club devotes to such matters.”)

Sources

(1) “Gotham vs. Charter Oak,” New York Clipper, vol. [xx], no. [xx] ([xx] Aug 1862), p. [xxx], col. [xx]

(2) Peverelly, p. 23

(3) Wright, p. 68

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Found by Craig Waff
Entry Origin Games Tab 2
Entry Origin Url http://protoball.org/Games_Tab:Greater_New_York_City,_1861_-_1862#date1862-8-7



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