Top-quality ball: Remembering the Halifax & District Baseball League

Black and white photograph of a player sliding into home plate while the catcher attempts to tag and the umpire watches to call the play

Fitzgerald slides into home plate, [between 1948 and 1950]. HMA CR67-5-989.01.101b

Black and white photograph of a baseball team posing

Halifax Standards Baseball Team, 1887. HMA CR67-1-975.01.04 II

Black and white photograph of a baseball game

Baseball game, Wanderers Grounds, [19--]. HMA CR67-1-989.01.118

Black and white photograph of a women's softball team posed outdoors

Halifax Civies Women's Softball Team, [194-]. HMA CR67-1-2015.13.94

Black and white photograph of a baseball team posing

Halifax Rangers Softball Team, 1946. HMA CR67-1-990.05.01

Black and white photograph of two baseball teams lined up as part of an opening game ceremony

Opening day Halifax Twilight League, May 24, 1930. HMA CR67-1-989.01.98

Black and white photograph of a baseball team posing outdoors

St. Joseph's Twilight League baseball team, [ca. 1930]. HMA CR67-1-975.01.02

Black and white photograph of a baseball player running to a base

Vince Ferguson, [between 1946 and 1959]. HMA CR67-5-975.01.836

Black and white photograph of baseball teams lined up for opening day ceremony with crowd in background

Opening day, Halifax and District League, May 24, 1948. HMA CR67-5-989.01.15

Black and white photograph of a runner approaching first base while the baseman reaches for the incoming throw

Acocella tries to make it to first base, [between 1946 and 1959]. HMA CR67-5-989.68.01

Colour image of a chart

H&D League teams and champions

Black and white image of a baseball player holding a trophy

Buddy Condy with trophy, 1947. HMA CR67-5-996.178.01

Black and white image of a baseball pitcher

Philip "Skit" Ferguson, [between 1946 and 1959]. HMA CR67-5-2012.01.195