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Title Sepia-tone group photo of 1920 Hoboken High School baseball team, Hoboken, 1920.
Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 2013.005.0112
Collection Hoboken Schools & School Activities Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a Friend of the Museum.
Description Sepia-tone group photograph of the Hoboken High School 1920 baseball team posed in photographer's studio, Hoboken, 1920.

6-3/8" high x 8-1/8" wide print on 10" x 12" embossed mount. Photograph taken by Magnus Photo [Rudolf Magnus, Hoboken] with his blind emboss at lower right on print and mount. Contemporary holographic ink identification of players, coaches and principal in lower margin of mount. Reverse is blank.

The team is seen in uniforms and caps with a HHS or H insignia. Dated 1920 in image above catcher's mask and bats. Several are seen holding their gloves. Included in the photo is Principal Joseph F. Brandt, later Superintendent of Schools for Hoboken, for whom Joseph F. Brandt School is named.

Identifications as marked plus the won-lost record for the season:

Back row - Left to Right - Sterken, OF - Saladino, p - Gottlieb, S.S. - Martinez, R.F. - Guaralgia, C.F.

Middle " - " " " - Zatta, SS - Mr. D. Walsh, coach - Mr. J. [Joseph F.] Brandt, prin [principal] - Mr. F. Corrigan, coach - Garibaldi, 2nd B

Front " - " " " - Niels, C - Quilter, 3d B - Boitano, 1B - Cussenik, L.F. - Newbauer, p. (Capt-elect for 1921)


Won - 9 Lost - 7.

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Abbreviations:

C = catcher
p = pitcher

L.F. = left field
C.F. = center field
R.F. right field
OF = outfield, out field or outfielder

1B = first base
2nd B = second base
S.S. or SS = shortshop
3d B = third base

Capt-elect = Captain elect
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Photographer Magnus, R.
Place Hoboken
Date 1920
Year Range from 1920
Year Range to 1920
People Brandt, Joseph F.
Search Terms Hoboken High School
Orig/copy Original
Caption full print & mount: 1920 Hoboken High School baseball team
Imagefile 206\20130050112.TIF
Classification Schools
Baseball
Uniforms
Photography
Sports