Young America Club of Hanover
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|Nick Name||Young America|
|Earliest Known Date||August 1866 -- No later than August 1866|
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|Location||Hanover, PA, United States|
The Gettysburg "Adams Sentinel" Aug. 7, 1866, says there was a game at New Oxford Aug. 4, Young America of Hanover 16, Juvenile of New Oxford 17.
The Philadelphia Age, May 15, 1866, might notice the formation of this club: "A base ball club has been organized at Hanover, York County."
Hanover PA (1870 pop. about 1,800)is about 35 miles S of Harrisburg and 8 miles N of the MD border.
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|Found by||Bruce Allardice|
|First in Location||Hanover, PA|
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