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They, too, were boys of summer

Frank Keetz

They, too, were boys of summer

a case study of the Schenectady Blue Jays in the Eastern League, 1951-1957

by Frank Keetz

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Published by F.M. Keetz in Schenectady, N.Y. (1426 Valencia Rd., Schenectady 12309) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • Schenectady,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Schenectady Blue Jays (Baseball team) -- History.,
    • Eastern League of Professional Base Ball Clubs -- History.,
    • Minor league baseball -- New York (State) -- Schenectady -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Baseball players -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementFrank M. Keetz.
      SeriesHistory of professional baseball in Schenectady ;, 4th
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV875.S37 K45 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination190 p. :
      Number of Pages190
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1508041M
      LC Control Number93189437


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