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Coach Fielder Jones
Coach Fielder Jones
Image TitleCoach Fielder Jones
TeamsOregon Agricultural College
DescriptionOnly four years after leading the Chicago White Sox to the World Series championship, Fielder Jones was enlisted to coach the OAC baseball team. A salary dispute with Sox owner Charles Comiskey led to Jones' departure from the Windy City and he came to the Pacific Northwest to look after timber and land interests. Coach Jones traveled back and forth between Portland and Corvallis for team practices and games. Jones eventually went to St. Louis to coach the city's entry in the Federal League in 1914 and 1915. He was also coach of the American League St Louis Browns from 1916-1918
SubjectCoaches (Athletics)
Jones, Fielder Allison, 1874-1934
Baseball coaches
Time Period1910-1919
Object TypeImage
Image FormatPostcards
IdentifierP017:4867
RightsPermission to use must be obtained from the OSU Archives or the OSU Sports Information Office.
OwnerOregon State University Archives
Transmission DataMaster scanned with Epson 1640XL scanner at 600 dpi. Image manipulated with Adobe Photoshop ver. 7.0.
Original CollectionAlumni Association Photographic Collection
Full resolutionVolume2\P017_4867.tif
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