Jean Faut Papers - Accession 1369
1942, 1946-1956, 1990, 1993, 1999-2000, 2003, 2007, 2013
Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections
18,000 pieces, 9.0 linear feet
Jean Faut was a pitcher in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL) and played for eight season in the league from 1946 to 1953. She was twice the recipient of the Player of the Year award and her 1.23 ERA was the lowest in league history. She was also the only pitcher to throw two perfect games during her career.
For more information concerning Jean Faut please consult the Jean Faut Biography written by Jim Sargent and Jean Faut's Nomination for Women's Baseball Hall of Fame written by Robert Gorman.
Scope and Content Note
The Jean Faut Papers consist primarily of memorabilia, photographs and images, scrapbooks, contracts, trophies, and correspondence related to Jean Faut's career in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL) and reunions. Many of the images are digital-only copies of photographs, programs, scorecards, etc. from her scrapbooks and photographs produced during and after her playing career.
The Jean Faut Collection was received by the Winthrop Archives on February 18, 2010 and May 1, 2013 by Jean Faut.
For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.
Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "Jean Faut Papers - Accession 1369". Finding Aid 52.