[Photograph 2012.201.B0229.0665]

Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A record that has been engraved on the books since the mighty Honus Wagnor laid aside his bat and glove, was erased by Ty Cobb; veteran player-manager of the Detroit Tigers, when he brought his total number of lifetime extra bases on hits to 1,456."

Creator(s): P&A Photos
Location(s): United States - Missouri - Saint Louis Independent City - Saint Louis
Creation Date: May 7, 1925
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 3
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 7, 1925
Coverage:
Place
United States - Missouri - Saint Louis Independent City - Saint Louis
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
May 7, 1925
Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A record that has been engraved on the books since the mighty Honus Wagnor laid aside his bat and glove, was erased by Ty Cobb; veteran player-manager of the Detroit Tigers, when he brought his total number of lifetime extra bases on hits to 1,456."

Note:

PublishDate: 2025-05-07T00:00:00Z

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Cobb Ty | Baseball | newspaper photographs
Added Title: Old Man Of Baseball" Cracks More Records.
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0229.0665
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc190418
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image