Baseball in Mobile, Alabama:
Transcriptions from the Charles Dickson Collection
|Charles Dickson was an amateur historian
who spent many hours researching the history of this area. His collection contains
microfilmed copies of his handwritten three-ring notebooks. Included within the notebooks
are histories of the Mobile sports, the theater, Mobile military, Mobile baseball, Mobile
settlers, as well as retrospectives on wars throughout American history, studies of the
colonial powers and Indians of Mobile, and a look back at the Reconstruction period.
Click on the links below to read transcriptions from Dickson's baseball scrapbooks.
Mobile Baseball 1868-1910 | Mobile Baseball 1911-1920 | Mobile Baseball 1921-1930
Mobile Baseball 1931-1950 | Mobile Baseball 1951-1962