Tag Archives: Baseball

“The Curious Ones”

The Sidewalks of New York (East Side, West Side); by Duke Ellington and his Orchestra: Chas. B. Lawlor and James W. Blake, December 28, 1940 Weegee, [People watching scoreboard of World Series at Yankee Stadium in upper window of Sachs … Continue reading

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Silver Swans

Unidentified Photographer, Women’s Baseball Team, ca. 1910 (2011.17.3)

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1/2 x 12 x 12 4 12/12

A. C. McIntyre, Jubilee Singers, ca. 1905 (488.1990) Fisk University opened in Nashville in 1866 as the first American university to offer a liberal arts education to “young men and women irrespective of color.” Five years later the school was … Continue reading

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Fans in a Ballpark

Unidentified Photographer, Victoria Plaza, 1921 Tyson & Son, Wamego, Kansas (Samuel E. Tyson [1845-1911] and Frank L. Tyson [1886-?]), [Two Baseball Players], ca. 1918 Opening Day of a new baseball season reminds us of the sometimes spectacular contributions to the … Continue reading

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The Boys of Summer

Mike Mandel, Baseball Photographer Trading Card: Ansel Adams, 1975 Mike Mandel, Baseball Photographer Trading Card: Bill Eggleston, 1975 Mike Mandel, Baseball Photographer Trading Card: Harry Callahan, 1975 Mike Mandel, Baseball Photographer Trading Card: Aaron Siskind, 1975 Mike Mandel, Baseball Photographer … Continue reading

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It’s Baseball Season!

W. Eugene Smith, [Jano Cardillo, age 9, missing for the third strike], ca. 1940 W. Eugene Smith, [Herman Stegos, age 11, hitting a home run over the fence],  ca. 1940 W. Eugene Smith, [“Pap” Lettieri, 10, “Chinky” Leone, 10, Italo … Continue reading

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