Archive Record

Object Name Ad, Magazine
Catalog Number 1987.053.024
Collection Sandlin Baseball Collection
Description Advertisement for Free Baseball School and Tryout Camp to be conducted by the Washington American League Ball Club. Ad lists Joe Engel as scout and "Doc" Sandy Sandlin listed as trainer. Ad has photographs of Clark Griffith, Sid Hudson, Gil Coon and Early Wynn. Griffith was the owner of the Washington Senators, Hudson played for Boston Red Sox, Coon for Baltimore Orioles, and Wynn for Cleveland Indians. Ad ran in the American League Issue on August 18, 1954. Camp to be conducted in Winter Green, Florida from January 4 to February 1, 1955.
Date 1955
Dates of Creation August 18, 1954
Extent of Description 6.25" x 6.00"
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Advertising Medium
Accession number 1987.053