[Robert E. "Bob" Williams, New York AL (baseball)] (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1913

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[Robert E. "Bob" Williams, New York AL (baseball)]


1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Original data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards: Williams, Yanks, 1913 (bust).
Corrected title based on research by the Pictorial History Committee, Society for American Baseball Research, 2006.
Photo shows baseball player and catcher Robert E. Williams (1884-1962) at the Polo Grounds, New York. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

General information about the Bain Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.12240

Call Number: LC-B2- 2603-4


Owner: The Library of Congress
Source: Flickr Commons
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    • 11/Nov/2008 17:16:58

    looks a bit like denis hopper

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    Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )

    • 19/Nov/2008 08:35:50

    Robert E. Williams (b. April 27, 1884) was a catcher with the New York Highlanders and New York Yankees in the American League. He was released by the Yankees in 1913 to the Rochester Club of the International League. Source: query.nytimes.com/mem/archive-free/pdf?res=9F05E4D91F3AE6...

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    The Library of Congress

    • 21/Nov/2008 14:31:22

    Richard Arthur Norton (1958-): Thanks! We'll add more information to the source data and reload the description to Flickr.