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Shields Surname Index

Benjamin Cowan Shields, Sr., Baseball Career "Scrapbook"

Oak Ridge Military Institute
(College)


Team Photograph
1923 or before


Newspaper clipping
The Wilson Mirror
"College Closes Out Oak Ridge in Close Fight"
1923 or before


Group Photograph
probably of Oak Ridge Cadets or Graduates
1923 or before


Newspaper clipping
The Greensboro Daily News
"Oak Ridge Wins First Game . . ."
24 Mar 1923


Next: New York Yankees (American League)


Special thanks to my aunt Sandy Shields Griffin and to my father, Benjamin Cowan Shields, Jr. for giving me copies of the newspaper clippings, photos, and other information about my grandfather.

Online reference sources that I used for some of the baseball information:

Baseball-Reference.com

Baseball Almanac

Historic Baseball

Retrosheet Official Web Page


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