Cleburne, Texas Baseball Players, 1906

Description:

Photo collage of the Cleburne baseball team in 1906. In the center of the collage is a studio photograph of the entire team with coach Doak Roberts seated in the center and young boy in front of him. Four members of the team are seated on the floor with the front two lying on the boy's knees. Surrounding the center photograph are thirteen studio portraits of the individual players with Coach Doak Roberts in the top center. Throughout the collage are cutouts of the players in action - catching the ball, batting and throwing. The players names are written illegibly underneath their pictures and the words, "Cleburne 1906" surround the center photograph. On the mat at the bottom is written, "In Group Doak Roberts, Bat Boy -"

Creator(s): Shaw
Location(s): United States - Texas - Johnson County - Cleburne
Creation Date: 1906  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 365
Past 30 days: 8
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Shaw

Cleburne, Texas

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1906
  • Digitized: May 9, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Johnson County - Cleburne
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1906  
Description:

Photo collage of the Cleburne baseball team in 1906. In the center of the collage is a studio photograph of the entire team with coach Doak Roberts seated in the center and young boy in front of him. Four members of the team are seated on the floor with the front two lying on the boy's knees. Surrounding the center photograph are thirteen studio portraits of the individual players with Coach Doak Roberts in the top center. Throughout the collage are cutouts of the players in action - catching the ball, batting and throwing. The players names are written illegibly underneath their pictures and the words, "Cleburne 1906" surround the center photograph. On the mat at the bottom is written, "In Group Doak Roberts, Bat Boy -"

Physical Description:

One photographic collage, b&w: 20.0 in. X 16.0 in.

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Keyword(s): Portraits | Studio Portraits | Baseball Bats | Baseball Gloves | Baseball Mitts | Baseball Players | Uniforms | Baseball Uniforms | Catcher's Mask | Coaches | Baseball Coaches
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: AR406-5-21-4
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth41392
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image