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[John T. “Chief” Meyers, New York NL, at Polo Grounds, NY (baseball)] (LOC)
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[John T. "Chief" Meyers, New York NL, at Polo Grounds, NY (baseball)]


1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Original data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards: Chief Meyers.
Corrected title and date based on research by the Pictorial History Committee, Society for American Baseball Research, 2006.
Photo shows John Tortes "Chief" Meyers (1880-1971), a Cahuilla Indian who played for the New York Giants. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

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