Manuscript Collection

All-American Girls Professional Baseball League Home Movies - Accession 1385 - M686 (742)

Title

All-American Girls Professional Baseball League Home Movies - Accession 1385 - M686 (742)

Files

Identifier

Accession 1385 - M686 (742)

Inclusive Dates

ca. late 1940s - early 1950s

Restrictions

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

Collection Size

1 piece

Language

English;

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a DVD of home movies of the All-American Girls Professional League. There are three sections of the film: Rockford Peaches taking batting practice, Game Action: Rockford Peaches vs. Peoria Redwings 1949), and the All-American Girls Traveling Team on tour after the disbandment on the league in 1954. The origin of the film is unknown and was given to Jim Sargent by Dorothy (Dottie) Wiltse Collins (former AAGPBL player) who in turn donated to Robert Gorman, Reference Librarian at Winthrop University.

Provenance

The All-American Girls Professional Baseball League Home Movies were given to the Archives by Dorothy (Dottie) Wiltse Collins (former AAGPBL player) via Bob Gorman and Jim Sargent.

Copyright

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

All-American Girls Professional Baseball League Home Movies - Accession 1385 - M686 (742)

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