Robert Addy, Forest City, FC, Robert Addy in his Forest City Baseball uniform, about 1869. League Slide, Addy was one of the greatest pre-league and early league players. Spalding credits him with the first base slide

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Robert Addy, Forest City, FC, Robert Addy in his Forest City Baseball uniform, about 1869. League Slide, Addy was one of the greatest pre-league and early league players. Spalding credits him with the first base slide
Names
Spalding, A. G. (Albert Goodwill) (Collector)
George W. Barnes (American, active 1860s-1890s) (Photographer)
Collection

The A. G. Spalding Baseball Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1870 - 1899 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: MFY 01-9000
Shelf locator: MFY+++ 01-9000 (Spalding, A.G. Spalding baseball collection)
Topics
Baseball
Bob Addy (American, 1845-1910)
Genres
notes
Envelopes
Physical Description
Extent: Print Size: 3 3/8 x 2 3/16 in. (8.5 x 5.5 cm) ; Mat / Mount: 4 1/8 x 2 3/8 in. (10.5 x 6 cm)
Description
Envelope with typescript note which likely accompanied a cdv of baseball player Robert Addy.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13537024
TMS ID: 403868
TMS Object Number: Spalding 5-27A
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2ed45ab0-3bbd-0134-05c1-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1870: Created (Approximate)
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Robert Addy, Forest City, FC, Robert Addy in his Forest City Baseball uniform, about 1869. League Slide, Addy was one of the greatest pre-league and early league players. Spalding credits him with the first base slide" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1870 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3b6d53e0-3bbd-0134-a3e6-00505686a51c

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Robert Addy, Forest City, FC, Robert Addy in his Forest City Baseball uniform, about 1869. League Slide, Addy was one of the greatest pre-league and early league players. Spalding credits him with the first base slide" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 15, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3b6d53e0-3bbd-0134-a3e6-00505686a51c

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1870 - 1899). Robert Addy, Forest City, FC, Robert Addy in his Forest City Baseball uniform, about 1869. League Slide, Addy was one of the greatest pre-league and early league players. Spalding credits him with the first base slide Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3b6d53e0-3bbd-0134-a3e6-00505686a51c

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Robert Addy, Forest City, FC, Robert Addy in his Forest City Baseball uniform, about 1869. League Slide, Addy was one of the greatest pre-league and early league players. Spalding credits him with the first base slide