Pioneer Base Ball Club of Savannah

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Nick Name Pioneer
Earliest Known Date Thursday, January 31, 1867
Location Savannah, GA, United States
Nine Class Senior

The Savannah Daily News, Jan. 31, 1867 has an ad for the regular meeting of the Pioneer BBC, James Mullen, Secretary. The Savannah Daily News, Feb. 14, 1867 reports a "special meeting" of the Pioneer base ball club is expected, "Edward G. Saltzman, president." The formation of the Pioneer BBC is announced in the Boston Daily Advertiser, Feb. 25, 1867.

Saltzman was a well-known northern player who had settled in Savannah.


Savannah Daily News, Jan. 31, 1867. Boston Daily Advertiser, Feb. 25, 1867.

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Found by Bruce Allardice
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