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1897 University of Denver Men's Baseball Team, 1897

Identifier: U300.01.0003.00046


The 1897 University of Denver (DU) men's baseball team poses for a group portrait in a field; the Colorado State Capitol building is visible in the distance. Back row (left to right): Leon Hills (left field), William G. Plested (right field), Percy Fonda (first base), Clyde Stevens (center field). Middle row: Charles Deardorff (second base), George Toomey (short stop), Vincent Daniels (third base). Bottom row: O.L. Orton (pitcher), K.S. Harb (catcher).


  • 1897

Digital Repository

1897 University of Denver Men's Baseball Team

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Scope and Contents

From the Series:

This series contains images (photographic prints, film negatives, slides, and digital images) taken of University of Denver intercollegiate athletics and recreation (club sports, intramurals, and youth sports) events and activities. This series was collected and arranged prior to 2007. For additional University of Denver athletics and recreation images, see Working Files (Series 6).

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

5 x 7 inches black and white


reformatted digital

Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Written on front: ''Colorado Snap Shots by Denver Amateurs. Taken expressly for the Overman Wheel Co. Denver.'' Written on back: ''1897 DU Baseball Team. Left to right. Top row: Leon Hills lf. f., William G. Plested r.f., Percy Fonda 1st b., Clyde Stevens c.f. Middle row: Charles Deardorff 2nd b., George Toomey s.s., Vincent Daniels 3rd b. Bottom row: O.L. Orton p., K.S. Harb. Presented by Mrs. Charles M. Deardorff.''

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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