Manuscript Collection

Sue Kidd AAGPBL Collection - Accession 1499

Title

Sue Kidd AAGPBL Collection - Accession 1499

Files

Identifier

Accession 1499

Inclusive Dates

2011

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

206 digital images

Language

English;

Historical Note

Sue Kidd (1933-2017), born Glenna Sue Kidd, was a star pitcher and first baseman in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL) from 1949 through 1954. She played with the Springfield Sallies (1949), Muskegon Lassies (1950), Peoria Redwings (1950), South Bend Blue Sox (1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954), and the Battle Creek Belles (1951).

For more information concerning Sue Kidd and her career please consult the Sue Kidd biography written by Jim Sargent and her player stats at the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League Official Website at www.aagpbl.org.

Scope and Content Note

The Sue Kidd AAGPBL Collection consists of digital scans of scrapbook pages, programs, schedules, scorecards, tickets, player contracts, patches, and photographs relating to Glenna Sue Kidd (1933-2017) and her career in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL) from 1949 through 1954 when the league disbanded. Sue Kidd was a star pitcher and first baseman who played for the Springfield Sallies (1949), Muskegon Lassies (1950), Peoria Redwings (1950), South Bend Blue Sox (1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954), and the Battle Creek Belles (1951). The collection is made up entirely of digital images and includes photographs of her and her teammates dating 1949-1954, 1993.

Provenance

The Sue Kidd AAGPBL Collection was gifted to the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections on May 10, 2011 by Sue Kidd.

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Sue Kidd AAGPBL Collection - Accession 1499

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