Ozburn, Dolly (Interview outline and video),2016

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Title

Ozburn, Dolly (Interview outline and video),2016

Description

Dolly Ozburn was born in Charlotte, North Carolina, in June 1937. At the end of the 9th grade, at the age of 14, she signed a contract with the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League team, the Fort Wayne Daisies in 1952. She played with the Daisies in 1952 and 1953, and played with the South Bend Blue Sox in 1954, the final year of the League. After the League’s end, she played with a travelling team created by Bill Allington (a former manager). Dolly played with the non-professional team from 1955 through 1958 before ultimately leaving organized baseball to attend college. She went on to be a physical education teacher and a coach, and collaborated with the filming of, A League of Their Own.

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_OzburnD1970BB

Format

mp4
pdf

Type

Moving Image
Text

Language

eng

Date

2017-10-02

Citation

Ozburn, Dolly Vanderlip, “Ozburn, Dolly (Interview outline and video),2016,” Digital Collections, accessed January 21, 2018, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/29722.
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