[Kitty Bransfield, Pittsburgh NL (baseball)] (LOC)

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

[Kitty Bransfield, Pittsburgh NL (baseball)]


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

Original data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards: Wm. E. Bransfield, Phila. N..
Corrected title and date based on research by the Pictorial History Committee, Society for American Baseball Research, 2006.
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.12638

Call Number: LC-B2- 2649-15


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    Kilted Cowboy

    • 06/Mar/2009 01:57:04

    From 1905 through 1910 he anchored a rock-solid defensive infield that eventually included Otto Knabe and Mickey Doolan at second and short, respectively, and Harvard Eddie Grant at third. And, apparently a man full of integrity "gamblers opened up a satchel, must've had over $150,000 in it, told our pitchers to help themselves," Dooin recalled. "At the first game at the Polo Grounds, a big man handed me $8,000, told me there was $40,000 more waiting for me. I called big Kitty Bransfield, who threw him down the stairs. bioproj.sabr.org/bioproj.cfm?a=v&v=l&pid=1486&...