Was your ancestor a 19th / early 20th century baseball player? Or are you just a baseball nut, pure and simple? Either way, you’ll want to take a look at this great collection of photos:
Albert G. Spaulding Collection of Early Baseball Photographs
Over 500 photographs, prints, drawings, caricatures, and printed illustrations from the personal collection of materials related to baseball and other sports gathered by the early baseball player and sporting-goods tycoon A. G. Spalding. This collection includes 19th-century studio portraits of players and teams of the day, rare images, photographs, and original drawings.