From Protoball
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Prominent Milestones

Misc BB Firsts
Add a Misc BB First

About the Chronology
Tom Altherr Dedication

Add a Chronology Entry
Open Queries
Open Numbers
Most Aged

75 Clubs Playing Massachusetts Game in MA

Salience Noteworthy
Location New England
City/State/Country: MA, United States
Game Base Ball
Immediacy of Report Contemporary
Age of Players Adult

Wilkes' Spirit of the Times, March 24, 1860. Per Seymour, Harold - Notes in the Seymour Collection at Cornell University, Kroch Library Department of Rare and Manuscript Collections, collection 4809. 


According to the Boston Herald (April 9, 1860), the MABBP convention drew only 33 delegates from 12 clubs.



The claim of 75 clubs appears in the MABBP's convention announcement.

Edit with form to add a comment

Can this estimate be reconciled with #1859.40 above? The number of clubs doubled in one year?

Edit with form to add a query
Submission Note Comment and warning by Robert Tholkes 11/11/2013


<comments voting="Plus" />