O'Dowd, Anna (Interview outline and video), 2016

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Title

O'Dowd, Anna (Interview outline and video), 2016

Description

Annie O’Dowd was born in Chicago, Illinois, in 1929. She graduated from high school in 1947 and worked in a box factory before trying out for the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League in 1949. She was initially placed in the Chicago Colleens, a travelling team (similar to a minor-league team), and played with them for a season. After the Colleens, she joined the Rockford Peaches and played with them for half of a season. The final team she played with was the Kalamazoo Lassies in the early 1950s before leaving the League.

Coverage

2016-10-21

Rights

Publisher

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

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

RHC-58_ODowdA1971BB

Format

mp4
pdf

Type

Moving Image
Text

Language

eng

Date

2017-10-02

Citation

O'Dowd, Anna Mae, “O'Dowd, Anna (Interview outline and video), 2016,” Digital Collections, accessed July 19, 2018, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/29721.
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