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Item # 639661
August 16, 1859
THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 16, 1859
* Very early baseball game
* Pre Civil War era
The bottom of page Page 5 has a small report on a baseball game under the heading: "Base Ball. Atlantic vs. Pastime" with box scores. (see) Rare to find baseball reports prior to the Civil War.
Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War