Hope Club of St. Louis on 4 August 1864

From Protoball
Jump to: navigation, search
Pre-pro Baseball
Magnolia-ball-club.png

Add a Ballgame
Add a Predecessor Game
Add a Field
Add a Club
Add a Player
Add a Game Official

Base Ball Firsts
Add a Base Ball First

About Pre-pro
Waff's Game Tabulation
Bob Tholkes RIM Tabulation

Awaiting Review
Date of Game Thursday, August 4, 1864
Location Granite City, IL, United States
Home Team Hope Club of St. Louis
Description

"First grand Basket Pic-nic of the Hope Base Ball Club, to be given on August 4th, at Laclede Station, on the P.R.R.  Cars leave precisely at 8 o'clock A.M.  Tickets one dollar.

P.S. - An interesting game of base ball to be played on the occasion."

-Missouri Republican, August 2, 1864


Jeff Kittel--This is a vital piece of information as far as tracing the first baseball game in Granite City, Illinois, is concerned. 

Sources

[St. Louis] Missouri Republican, August 2, 1864. Cited in Games of Games website.

Comment Edit with form to add a comment
Query Edit with form to add a query
Found by Bruce Allardice
First in Location Granite City, IL



Comments


You are not allowed to post comments.


Personal tools
Namespaces

Variants
Actions
Navigation
Project
Toolbox