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10/03/82

This is a photograph of Frank Robinson. He has his right hand up in the air and is waving to the crowd. Frank is in a San Francisco Giants uniform. Various photographers are surrounding Frank...

11-May-47

Letter from Walter Talor the secretary of the Larks to Edward Harris, the business manager. Walt sends hellos and asks how the team is doing. Also mentions that a "boy from Panama is interested...

9-Jun-47

Two page letter written by Walter Taylor the Secretary of the Larks to Edward Harris, the business manager for the Oakland Larks. Just a chatty little letter about what was going on in California...

6-May-47

Letter from V.R. Klingman, booking agent, to Edward Harris, the business manager of the Larks. Discusses the itinerary for the Larks in Lousiana and Arkansa and discusses possible games for the...

1-Apr-47

Letter written by V.R. Klingaman to Edward Harris, the business manager for the Oakland Larks regarding arrangments that Klingaman had made for the Larks barnstorming tour of Texas and Lousiana....

25-Mar-47

Letter written by V.R. Klingaman from the Internation booking Agency in Bay City, Texas to Edward Harris, the business manager for the Oakland Larks regarding arrangements for the Larks to travel...

3-Jan-47

Letter written by Louis J. Hunt, booking manager for the Crawfords, to Edward Harris, the business manager for the Oakland Larks. The letter says that Hunt is interested in setting up some games...

c. 1946

Complimentary pass for an Oakland Larks baseball game. Although there is a separate line for when the pass is void, the line is blank. At the bottom it says "Eddie Harris" who was the business...

c. 1946

Offricial score card for a baseball game in the West Coast Baseball Association (part of the Negro Baseball League) between the Oakland Larks and the San Francisco Sea Lions. On the front cover...

24-Apr-47

Letter from Sidney Harwood in Cristobal, Panama to "Elmer" Harris (probably means Edward Harris) the business manager of the Larks, explaining Alfredo Miller's abscense from spring training due to...

1947

Telegram sent from Shep Smith to Mr. VR. Kigaman [sic] regarding a scheduled game between the Oakland Larks and the El Dorado Travelers for El Dorado, Arkansass. Smith is asking for a "placket...

c. 1947

Letter from Laugsten M. Braven Jr. (?) to Guy Rathbun, booking agent out of Washington asking Rathbun to please save all of the promotional material provided to him by the Larks and to give the...

9-May-47

Letter from Mat Pascale from Midwest Sports Bureau to Mr. Witte, a booking agent out of Spokane, Washington regarding games for the Larks in Nebraska and Kansas. Witte then wrote a note to Edward...

3-May-47

Letter written by Julian Decatur to Mr. V.R. Klingaman, the booking agent for the Larks in Texas and Louisana, regarding arrangements for a game in May in Monroe, LA. Decatur assures Klingaman...

1955

Tickets for Oakland Acorns home games in 1955. These are grandstand seats. Price is $1.14 per ticket with .11 cents tax for a total of $1.25

5-Apr-47

Letter written by Guy L. Rathbun to Edward Harris, the business manager for the Oakland Larks regarding various arrangements that Rathbun was making for baseball and basketball teams around the...

3-Jun-47

Letter written by Guy L. "Coach" Rathbun to Edward Harris, the business manager for the Oakland Larks. Generally discusses how well the Tigers are doing and the popularity of the Negro baseball...

11-Jun-47

Letter from Guy L. "Coach" Rathbun to Edward Harris, the business manager of the Larks. Response to Harris' letter of a few days before. Rathbun asks for an exact date when the team will be in...

30-Mar-47

Letter written by Edward Harris, the business manager for the Oakland Larks, to Mr. Wittie of Witte Agency. The letter is regarding arrangements for barnstorming games by the Larks. Apparently...

9-Jun-47

Letter from E.F. Marchetti the secretary of the Helper Baseball Association in Helper, Utah to Edward Harris, the business manager of the Oakland Larks. Marchetti writes that he is interested in...

14-Dec-48

Letter from Carl O. Keeter of the Adolph Coors Company to Edward Harris, the business manager of the Oakland Larks. Keeter askes Harris is the Larks will be coming through Colorado in the next...

1953

This is a photograph of a game between the Indianapolis Clowns and the Kansas City Monarchs on May 24, 1953. The attendance that day was 18,205. The photo shows a shot of the infield as it was...

c. 1950

This is a photograph of a group of Negro Baseball League baseball players. The players are sitting in the dugout. To the far right Satchel Paige, the great hall of fame pitcher for the Cleveland...

1953

This is a photograph of Toni Stone (Marcenia Lyle Alberga), an African-American female baseball player. In this photo Toni is receiving flowers from a man in a hat. Toni, in the middle of the...

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