Alpine Club of New York v Union Club of Elizabeth City on 24 August 1860

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Date of Game Friday, August 24, 1860
Location Hoboken, Hudson County, NJ, United States
Field Elysian Fields
Home Team Alpine Club of New York
Away Team  Add Club Page Union Club of Elizabeth City
Score 20 - 17

Alpine (NY) 20

Union (Elizabeth City, N.J.) 17

(NYT: “The Alpine Club played their first Base Ball match, since their organization at the beginning of the season …. The Alpine Club is composed of young men connected with the Jane street Methodist Episcopal Church, who take pleasure in healthy out-door exercise. … There is no reason why the next match of this young club, should not be graced with the presence of some of their fair friends, who would no doubt be highly pleased with the doings of their brethren.”)

(NDA: The Alpine Club “members belong to the Jane street Methodist Episcopal Church, who think that religion and healthful out of doar [sic] exercise are not incompatible.”)


(1) “Out-Door Sports: Union of Elizabeth City N.J. versus Alpine of New York,” NYT, vol. 9, no. 2786 (25 Aug 1860), p. 8, col. 5

(2) “Base Ball—Union, of Elizabeth, N.J. versus Alpine, of New York,” NDA, vol. 29, no. 203 (25 Aug 1860), p. 2, col. 6

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