Dutton Base Ball Club record book, 1867-1871
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Brief Description:

The Dutton Base Ball Club record book (2011-39-0) contains the scoring records for baseball games played between 1867-1871 by the Dutton Base Ball Club of the town of Litchfield, which was organized in 1867. Other teams with scoring records represented in the book include Dexter, Empire, Aetna, Active, Oriental, Red Cap, Dutton Jr., Dutton Second Nine, and the Gunnery. Of particular interest is the scoring for the game on August 18, 1870 between Dutton and Empire. This game is noted as being "A game for the Championship of Litchfield County."

Item is currently housed in 3A Box 30.

Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
7 South Street, P.O. Box 385
Litchfield, CT 6759
Phone: 860-567-4501
Fax: 860-567-3565
Email: archivist [at] litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org
Record Series Number: 00/2011-39-0
Created by: Dutton Base Ball Club
Volume: 0.0
Acquired: 05/10/2011.
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Baseball--Litchfield County--Connecticut
Baseball--players--Connecticut
Baseball--Records--Connecticut
Baseball--Scorekeeping
Baseball Clubs
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Acquisition Notes: Donor unknown  Found in collection
PreferredCitation: Dutton Base Ball Club record book (2011-39-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.