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Dottie Schroeder, catcher, shouting play ball

Local call number: c009837

 

Title: Dottie Schroeder, catcher, shouting play ball.

 

Date: Photographed on April 22, 1948.

 

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

 

Series Title: (Department of Commerce collection)

 

Biographical note: Dorothy "Dottie" Schroeder was born on April 11, 1928 and became the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League's youngest player at age fifteen. Miss Schroeder was the only girl who played all 12 seasons for the AAGPBL. She passed away on December 8, 1996.

 

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/56236

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Taken on April 22, 1948