Birmingham in Jefferson County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
National Register of Historic Places February 1, 1993
Erected 1996 by Alabama Historical Commission / The Friends of Rickwood Field, An affiliate of The Birmingahm Area Chamber of Commerce.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Sports.
Location. 33° Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Birmingham AL 35204, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Rickwood Field (within shouting distance of this marker); Birmingham - Southern College (approx. 0.9 miles away); Walker Memorial Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Wilson's Raiders (approx. 1.1 miles away); United Confederate Veterans (approx. 1.2 miles away); Graymont Elementary School (approx. 1.2 miles away); Smithfield (approx. 1.4 miles away); Disabled American Veterans (approx. 1˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Birmingham.
Also see . . . Ball Parks of the Minor Leagues - Rickwood Field. A photographic tour of Rickwood Field (1910), Birmingham, Alabama, the home of the Rickwood Classic and former home of the Southern League Birmingham Barons and Birmingham Black Barons (Submitted on September 19, 2009, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 17, 2009, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 2,096 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 17, 2009, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page.