Cooperstown in Otsego County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Site of the First National Baseball Hall of Fame Induction
—June 12, 1939 —
Hall of Fame Induction,
June 12, 1939
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Grover Alexander, Ty Cobb,
Eddie Collins, Walter Johnson,
Nap Lajoie, Connie Mack,
Babe Ruth, George Sisler, Tris Speaker,
Honus Wagner and Cy Young
Location. 42° 42.007′ N, 74° 55.384′ W. Marker is in Cooperstown, New York, in Otsego County. Marker is on Main Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. This marker is on the building to the left of the main entrance into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Marker is in this post office area: Cooperstown NY 13326, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Croghan (within shouting distance of this marker); Council Rock (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Clinton's Dam (about 800 feet away); Oldest Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Doubleday Field (approx. 0.2 miles away); General Clinton's Dam (approx. 0.2 miles away); Indian Grave (approx. 0.3 miles away); Blacksmith Shop (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cooperstown.
1. 75 Years Ago
— Submitted June 10, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.
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