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Object Name Card, Baseball
Accession number CAHC 2007.12
Scope & Content Official baseball card of the AAGPBL featuring Maxine Drinkwater. She was chosen first at the 1954 tryouts by South Bend. As a rookie, she saw action in 45 games for the Blue Sox at first and second base. Max only committed 14 errors in that one season for a fielding percentage of .949. The league folded following her rookie season.

Card includes a b/w photo of Maxine Drinkwater on front and personal information along with her lifetime batting record and fielding record on the back.
Collection Camden Area History Center Collection
Catalog Number CAHC 2007.12
Extent of Description 3.5" x 2.5", card stock
Creator Fritsch, Larry
Date 1954
Dates of Creation 1995
Search Terms Camden
Subjects Baseball cards
Baseball players
People Drinkwater, Maxine (Simmons)