Vonderau, Kate (Interview transcript and video), 2010

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Vonderau, Kate (Interview transcript and video), 2010

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Kate Vonderau was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana in 1927. She grew up playing ball with her brothers. She learned about the AAGPBL when the Daisies came to Fort Wayne, and tried out for and made the team in 1946. She was a catcher, and eventually spend eight seasons in the league, playing for Peoria, Muskegon and Chicago as well as Fort Wayne. She attended college in the off season and became a teacher after her playing career, starting in elementary school, then moving on to high school and college teaching, and coached college softball and volleyball teams.

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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_KVonderau

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application/pdf
video/mp4

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Moving Image
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Language

eng

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Vonderau, Kate, “Vonderau, Kate (Interview transcript and video), 2010,” Digital Collections, accessed January 17, 2020, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/29691.
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