Johnstown, PA Baseball Team 1891

Johnstown, PA Baseball Team 1891

Baseball team from the Prospect Section of Johnstown, Cambria County, PA.

Front row, left, with the catcher's mask on his knee is Harry Webster Dishong, who was 19 years old when the photo was taken.

Photo taken by Edward Bros. in 1891. The original photo measures 12 1/2" x 16 1/2".

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Submitted by Harry A. Dishong, Johnstown, PA, grandson of Harry Webster Dishong

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