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Title
Overcoming a base-ball difficulty
Additional title: Overcoming a baseball difficulty.
Names
Sackett & Wilhelms Litho. & Prt. Co. (Lithographer)
Zimmerman, Eugene, 1862-1935 (Artist)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

African-American Cartoons

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897-11-25
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AFRA-Car
Topics
African Americans
Baseball players
Genres
Ethnic stereotypes
Cartoons (Commentary)
Notes
Content: Written on border: "Nov. 25, 1897" Printed on border: "Captain (to batter)--'Look hyar, Jim Jackson ; whad yo' mean by gittin' on youah knees to bat?' " "Jim Jackson-- 'De empiah say ah hab to keep mah feet twelbe inches from de home plate, an' ah kain't reach de plate wid mah bet under dem sukumstances ef ah stan's up.' "
Source note: Judge. (New York : The Judge Publishing Co., 1881-1947).
Physical Description
Lithographs
Extent: 1 print : col. ; 24 x 30 cm. (9 1/4 x 11 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17625804
Barcode: 33333159329479
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ae78c930-c52e-012f-6991-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Overcoming a base-ball difficulty" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897-11-25. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fb95-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Overcoming a base-ball difficulty" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 1, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fb95-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1897-11-25). Overcoming a base-ball difficulty Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fb95-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Overcoming a base-ball difficulty