Big crowd at Fenway, 1912 World Series

File name: 08_06_010740

 

Title: Big crowd at Fenway, 1912 World Series

 

Creator/Contributor: Jones, Leslie, 1886-1967 (photographer)

 

Date created: 1912-10-09

 

Physical description: 1 negative : glass, black & white ; 4 x 5 in.

 

Summary: Crowd in third base grandstand with view of left field wall for Game 2 of the 1912 World Series at Fenway Park.

 

Genre: Glass negatives

 

Subjects: Fenway Park (Boston, Mass.); Stadiums; Sports spectators; Baseball

 

Notes: Original data provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve: Big crowd at Fenway, 1912 World Series, 1912; Corrected date based on research by the Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011.; Summary provided by the Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011.; Scoreboard indicates that Boston scored three runs in the first inning and New York scored none. Because this only happened in Game 2 of the 1912 World Series, the date would be October 9, 1912 (Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011).

 

Collection: Leslie Jones Collection

 

Location: Boston Public Library, Print Department

 

Rights: Copyright © Leslie Jones.

 

Preferred citation: Courtesy of the Boston Public Library, Leslie Jones Collection.

 

  • DarkAngelDay 3y

    Nice shot! Lots of people!


  • Jennifer 3y

    Love all the hats
  • Drew_Pion_Photos 3y

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    What great a great glimpse into history! I was there yesterday during the open house.

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  • mr3urious1 3y

    So many hats, and nothing of the baseball variety! :)
  • Thomas W 3y

    Is that Kenmore Square in the background?
  • Mike Dudek 14d

    Love the hats, and very intrigued by the vintage billboards.

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