LaCamera, Helen (Interview transcript and video, 2010)

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LaCamera, Helen (Interview transcript and video, 2010)

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Helen La Camera was born in Quincy, Massachusetts in 1931. She grew up playing sports with neighborhood kids, and started playing organized softball in eighth grade. Her coach, Mary Pratt, had played in the AAGPBL, and arranged for her to try out in 1950. She was invited to spring training following the tryouts, and became the third baseman for the Fort Wayne Daisies. She played for one season, and then returned home, got married, and continued to play softball for several years.

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2010-08-05

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Publisher

Grand Valley State University. University Libraries. Special Collections & University Archives

Contributor

Smither, James (Interviewer)

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Veterans History Project (U.S.)

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RHC-58_HLaCamera

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mp4
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Moving Image
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Language

eng

Date

2017-09-18

Citation

LaCamera, Helen, “LaCamera, Helen (Interview transcript and video, 2010),” Digital Collections, accessed January 23, 2018, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/29681.
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