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All American Girls Professional Baseball League player Marg Callaghan sliding into home plate as umpire Norris Ward watches: Opa-locka, Florida

Local call number: c009833

 

Title: [All American Girls Professional Baseball League player Marg Callaghan sliding into home plate as umpire Norris Ward watches : Opalocka, Florida]

 

Date: Photographed on April 22, 1948.

 

Physical descrip: 1 photoprint : b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

 

Series Title: (Department of Commerce collection)

 

General Note: Accompanying note: "Single Slide-only one slider. Hook slide into home plate during Ft. Wayne inter-team practice game on Opalocka diamond: Marg Callaghan, 26, from Vancouver (5th year in league 4th coming up with Ft. Wayne) as second baseman, slides in on close play--umpire Norris Ward whose 4th year in league is coming up, watches play closely. Vivian Kellog, catcher from Jackson, Mich., reaches for ball coming in fast."

 

Repository: State Library and Archives of Florida, 500 S. Bronough St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-0250 USA. Contact: 850-245-6700. Archives@dos.state.fl.us

 

Persistent URL: www.floridamemory.com/items/show/56233

 

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Taken on April 22, 1948