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Author: Ken Burns; Florentine Films.; WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.); PBS Video.; VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia.
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video, [2005, 1994]
Edition/Format:   Video   Visual material   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of the origins of the game as a barehanded game played by men and boys in cities, usually in the vicinity of a saloon. Meet the first baseball magnate Albert Goodwill Spalding, explore the game's first gambling scandal, and see the attempts by women to play the game in the 1860s.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: A G Spalding; A G Spalding
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Burns; Florentine Films.; WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.); PBS Video.; VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia.
OCLC Number: 123237142
Notes: Originally broadcast in 1994.
Description: 1 streaming video file (114 min.) : digital, MP4 file, sd., col. with b&w sequences.
Details: Mode of access: Internet.; Online video system requirements: QuickTime 7 player (or equivalent)
Contents: [First inning] Our game --
[Second inning] Something like a war --
[Third inning] The Faith of fifty million people --
[Fourth inning] National heirloom --
[Fifth inning] Shadow ball --
Sixth inning] National pastime --
[Seventh inning] The Capital of baseball --
[Eighth inning] A Whole new ball game --
[Ninth inning] Home
Other Titles: First inning: our game.
Our game.
Baseball (Television program)
Responsibility: a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV ; a film series by Ken Burns.

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Tells the story of the origins of the game as a barehanded game played by men and boys in cities, usually in the vicinity of a saloon. Meet the first baseball magnate Albert Goodwill Spalding, explore the game's first gambling scandal, and see the attempts by women to play the game in the 1860s.

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