Landis, Kenesaw Mountain, 1866-1944

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Kenesaw Mountain Landis was the Commissioner of Baseball (1920-1944). He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1944.

From the description of Letters, 1925, October 7; 1984, May 26. (National Baseball Hall of Fame). WorldCat record id: 47294753

Kenesaw Mountain Landis was the Commissioner of Baseball (1920-1944). He was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1944.

From the description of Letter, 1943, March 13. 1943. (National Baseball Hall of Fame). WorldCat record id: 48062866

Kenesaw Mountain Landis was the Commissioner of Baseball (1920-1944). He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1944. Connie Mack played for the Washington Statesmen (1886-1889), Buffalo Bisons of the Players League (1890), and the Pittsburgh Pirates (1891-1896). Mack is best known, however, as a manager. He managed the Pirates (1891-1894) and the Philadelphia Athletics (1901-1950). He was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1937.

From the description of Letter, 1944, August 25. (National Baseball Hall of Fame). WorldCat record id: 47294748

Kenesaw Mountain Landis was the Commissioner of Baseball (1920-1944). He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1944. Connie Mack played for the Washington Statesmen (1886-1889), Buffalo Bisons of the Players League (1890), and the Pittsburgh Pirates (1891-1896). Mack is best known, however, as a manager. He managed the Pirtaes (1891-1894) and the Philadelphia Athletics (1901-1950). He was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1937.

From the description of Letter, 1940, April 27. (National Baseball Hall of Fame). WorldCat record id: 47294747

From the description of Letter, 1939, June 19. (National Baseball Hall of Fame). WorldCat record id: 47294749

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referencedIn HOF Correspondence Collection : letters. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn Autograph File, L, 1641-1976. Houghton Library.
referencedIn William Dudley Foulke Papers, circa 1470-1952, (bulk 1868-1935) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Mann, Leslie 1892 - 1962. Leslie Mann Correspondence 1929 - 1947. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn J. Cal Ewing, 1866 - 1937. J. Cal Ewing Scrapbook : scrapbook, 1894-1940. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn George F. Johnson Papers, 1882-1956 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Storrs, Lucius Seymour, 1869-1945. Letter to Will Owen Jones, 1925 March 7. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Landis, Kenesaw Mountain, 1866-1944. Letter, 1939, June 19. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
creatorOf Landis, Reed G. (Reed Gresham), 1896-1975. Reed Landis papers, ca. 1910s-1940s. Chicago History Museum
referencedIn Rules Committee Meetings & Corresspondence : papers 1925-1969. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn American League of Professional Clubs. American League Meetings & Minutes : papers ledgers 1900-1937. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn Cobb - Speaker Gambling Incident 1925-1926. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. NBHOF Scrapbooks : scrapbooks, 1942-1946. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn Fairbanks mss., 1819-1939 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)http://www.indiana.edu/~liblilly
referencedIn National League Office. National League Files: World War I & II : papers 1917-1950 1940-1950. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn Foulke, William Dudley, 1848-1935. Papers of William Dudley Foulke, circa 1470-1952 (bulk 1868-1935). Library of Congress
referencedIn Joint Major League Committee. Joint Major League Meetings : transcripts minutes 1915-1951. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
creatorOf Landis, Kenesaw Mountain, 1866-1944. Letter, 1940, April 27. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
creatorOf Landis, Kenesaw Mountain, 1866-1944. Kenesaw Mountain Landis papers, 1892-1945. Chicago History Museum
referencedIn Telfer, A. J. 1939 Baseball Centennial : scrapbook, 1939 National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1914-1988. Letter, 1942, January 15. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
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creatorOf Landis, Kenesaw Mountain, 1866-1944. Letter, 1943, March 13. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn Fetter mss., 1875-1988 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
referencedIn National League Office. National League Files: Reorganization of Baseball : papers 1918-1921. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
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referencedIn Eastman, Max, 1883-1969. Letter, 1920 Jan. 15, New York, to Maurice Browne, Hood Canal, Wash. University of Michigan
referencedIn National League of Professional Baseball. National League Meetings, Minutes, Conferences and Financial Ledgers : records 1876-1992 1899-1992. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn American League of Professional Baseball Clubs. American League Agreements : contracts, 1900-1958. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn [Player file : Landis, Kenesaw Mountain, 1920- / compiled by the National Baseball Hall of Fame Library, Cooperstown, N.Y.]. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
creatorOf Landis, Kenesaw Mountain, 1866-1944. Letters, 1925, October 7; 1984, May 26. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn Quinn, J. A. Bob, 1870-1954. J.A. Bob Quinn Papers : Papers, 1890-1946. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn Carson, Hampton L. (Hampton Lawrence), 1852-1929. Hampton L. Carson papers, 1715-1941; bulk 1870-1930. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn Rickey, Branch, 1881-1965. Branch Rickey papers, 1890-1969 (bulk 1936-1965) Library of Congress
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creatorOf Landis, Kenesaw Mountain, 1866-1944. Letter, 1944, August 25. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn Integration - Correspondence & Clippings : papers 1937-1973. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
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referencedIn Bramham, William G. 1875-1947. William G. Bramham Collection : correspondence 1912-1946. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn Office of the Commissioner. Federal League Suit : papers 1914-1945. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn Ruth, Babe. 1895 - 1948. Papers Related to Babe Ruth : papers 1921-1968. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
referencedIn Proctor, Donald J. The blacklisting of Ray L. Fisher : typescript, 1981, August : the oldest (and perhaps noblest) Yankee of them all / by Donald J. Proctor. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, NBHOF
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associatedWith Carson, Hampton L. (Hampton Lawrence), 1852-1929. person
associatedWith Cincinnati Baseball Club. person
associatedWith Coleman, L. E., person
associatedWith Dawes, Charles Gates, 1865-1951. person
associatedWith Eastman, Max, 1883-1969. person
associatedWith Fairbanks, Charles W. (Charles Warren), 1852-1918 person
associatedWith Fetter, Frank A. (Frank Albert), 1863-1949 person
correspondedWith Foulke, William Dudley, 1848-1935. person
associatedWith Holtzman, Jerome. person
associatedWith J. Cal Ewing, 1866 - 1937. person
associatedWith Johnson, George F., 1857-1948 person
associatedWith Joint Major League Committee. corporateBody
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associatedWith Landis, Reed G. (Reed Gresham), 1896-1975. person
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associatedWith Mack, Connie, 1862-1956, person
associatedWith Mann, Leslie 1892 - 1962. person
associatedWith Mathewson, Tracy. person
associatedWith National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. person
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associatedWith National League of Professional Baseball. corporateBody
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associatedWith Proctor, Donald J. person
associatedWith Quinn, J. A. Bob, 1870-1954. person
correspondedWith Rickey, Branch, 1881-1965. person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1914-1988. person
associatedWith Ruth, Babe. 1895 - 1948. person
associatedWith Shibe Park (Philadelphia, Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith Shibe Park (Philadelphia, Pa.) corporateBody
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associatedWith Telfer, A. J. person
associatedWith United States. District Court (Illinois : Northern District) corporateBody
associatedWith Weinberger, Harrold A., person
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Baseball--20th century
Baseball--History
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Lawyers--19th century
Judges--20th century
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Birth 1866-11-20

Death 1944-11-25

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