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Connie Mack

(1862-1956)

 
 
Connie Mack Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 24, 2015
1. Connie Mack Marker
Inscription. "Grand Old Man of Baseball." He started as a catcher in New England, 1883. As manager of the Philadelphia Athletics, 1901-1950 -- a record fifty years -- he led the team to nine American League pennants, 1902-31, & five World Series championships, 1910-30. In baseball's first All-Star Game, he managed the victorious American League team, 1933. Elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame, 1937. He lived on Cliveden Street here.
 
Erected 1998 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 2.273′ N, 75° 11.518′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on Cliveden Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 604 W Cliveden Street, Philadelphia PA 19119, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Tulpehocken Station Historic District (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dr. Mary Davis Ridgway (approx. half a mile away); Sadie T.M. Alexander (approx. half a mile away); Walnut Lane Bridge (approx. half a mile away); Rittenhousetown Historic District
Connie Mack Residence image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 24, 2015
2. Connie Mack Residence
(approx. 0.6 miles away); The Jacob Rittenhouse Home at RittenhouseTown (approx. 0.6 miles away); Battle of Germantown (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Categories. Sports
 
 
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