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Record 609/2271
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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Date 1940
Abstract Letter from Allan Forbes to Edwin B. Worthen Sr., May 9, 1940, concerning the history of the Myopia and Beacons baseball teams and games played in Lexington, as well as information on the history of Centennial House. Specifically, "the teams lunched at the Centennial House in East Lexington and later played the game on Lexington Common," perhaps on April 15, 1876 according to an article in the Lexington Minuteman.

The back of the letter includes handwritten notes on baseball teams, games played, and the Centennial House.

Object ID Worthen.16.03.04
Object Name Letter
People Forbes, Allan
Lewis, James H.
Mullen, A.
Welch, Frank C.
Worthen, Edwin B., Sr.
Search Terms Actives (baseball team), Arlington MA
Beacons (baseball team), Lexington MA
Centennial House, Massachusetts Avenue #223
Clippers (baseball team), West Medford MA
East Lexington
Lexington Common
Massachusetts Avenue #223, Centennial House
Menotomy (baseball team), Arlington MA
Myopia (baseball team), Winchester MA
Myopia Club
Resolutes (baseball team), Lexington MA
Subjects Athletics
Baseball players
Teams, Sports
Title Letter, Allan Forbes to Edwin B. Worthen, Sr., May 9, 1940.
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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