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Dutton Base Ball Club record book


Identifier: 00-2011-39-0

Scope and Contents

The Dutton Base Ball Club record book (2011-39-0) contains the scoring records for baseball games played between 1867-1871 by the Dutton Base Ball Club of the town of Litchfield, which was organized in 1867. Other teams with scoring records represented in the book include Dexter, Empire, Aetna, Active, Oriental, Red Cap, Dutton Jr., Dutton Second Nine, and the Gunnery. Of particular interest is the scoring for the game on August 18, 1870 between Dutton and Empire. This game is noted as being "A game for the Championship of Litchfield County." Item is currently housed in 3A Box 30.


  • created: 1867-1871
  • Other: Date acquired: 10/05/2011


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.


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1 bound volume. other_unmapped

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Source of Acquisition

Donor unknown

Method of Acquisition

Found in collection

Existence and Location of Originals

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Other Descriptive Information

This collection was processed with support from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

Dutton Base Ball Club record book
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Repository Details

Part of the Litchfield Historical Society Repository

7 South Street
P.O. Box 385
Litchfield CT 06759
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