Earliest Hilldale Team Picture, Darby, Pa.

Title

Earliest Hilldale Team Picture, Darby, Pa.

Subject

Ed Bolden and the Hilldale Dasies

Description

Under the leadership of postal worker Ed Bolden, a Darby boys club team became the Hilldale Daisies. Winners of Eastern Colored League pennants in 1923-25, the Hilldale club would lose to the Kansas City Monarchs, five games to four, in the first Negro League World Series in 1924.

Source

William Cash/Lloyd Thompson Collection - Courtesy of The African American Museum in Philadelphia

Publisher

WCU, HIS 601/HON 451 Great Migration and Digital Storytelling, Spring 2016

Date

c. 1923

Contributor

Michael Lewis

Rights

Courtesy of the African American Museum in Philadelphia

Format

JPG

Type

Still Image

Files

"Earliest Hilldale" Team Picture, Darby, PA, c. 1923.


Citation

“Earliest Hilldale Team Picture, Darby, Pa.,” Goin' North, accessed February 8, 2023, https://goinnorth.org/items/show/577.