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League Parlor Baseball Game

 Item
Identifier: EPH 5054
Scope and Contents Baseball board game with abacus-style scorekeeping system. Pieces missing.
Dates: circa 1884

"Lou" Gehrig's Official Plaball Junior

 Item
Identifier: EPH 5056
Scope and Contents One game manufactured by Johnson Store Equipment Co. Baseball board game. Pieces missing.
Dates: circa 1932

Major League Indoor Baseball Game

 Item
Identifier: EPH 5055
Scope and Contents One game manufactured by Philadelphia Game Manufacturing Co. Players choose a baseball team and play by spinning the dial to move players around the bases throughout the innings.
Dates: circa 1913

Ora W. Harvey Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MSN/CW 5026
Abstract A four-page letter written on 15 April 1863 by Civil War private Ora W. Harvey of the 46th Massachusetts Infantry, mostly discussing camp recreations, especially baseball.
Dates: 15 April 1863

West Philadelphia Base Ball Club Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSSP 0002
Scope and Contents This collection consists primarily of letters addressed to the West Philadelphia Base Ball Club during the season of 1867 with a few letters from 1866. Many items are challenge letters or letters otherwise scheduling matches. There is also a 6-page letter from the Excelsior Base Ball Club of Milford, Delaware, inquiring about a player named Fisher, who pitched for the West Philadelphia Base Ball Club and another team during the 1867 season. Most of the correspondents are from the Philadelphia...
Dates: 1866-09-01 - 1867-09-07