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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Title
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)
Barnes, G. W. (fl. 1860-1879) (Photographer)
Collection

The A. G. Spalding Baseball Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1869 (Approximate)
Place: Rockford, Ill.
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
Rockford Forest Citys (Baseball team)
Baseball
Addy, Bob (Robert Edward), 1845-1910
Genres
Photographs
albumen print
Notes
Content: Bob Addy Description on the back.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photographic print : albumen print ; 9.5 x 6 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13537024
TMS ID: 74222
TMS Object Number: Spalding 5-27
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d4169430-c5f5-012f-c7b7-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1869: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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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. 1869. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-c3f8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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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 December 11, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-c3f8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1869). 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/510d47d9-c3f8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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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.