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Baseball on the Aquia Line

This is reputed to be the first known photo of a baseball game. The ball players are behind Company H of the 48th New York Regiment, who are posed stiffly for this 1863 formal portrait at Fort Pulaski, in Savannah, Ga.   BL-125-84 (National Baseball Hall of Fame Library)  I've been trying to figure out a way to depict a baseball game on my layout.  Prior to the war, baseball was a common

Source: USMRR Aquia Line and other Model Railroad Adventures

Updated: May 18, 2020 — 2:46 pm