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Flag raising before opening game
Description: Reverse reads: "Opening Game. Cin. Ball Park. Apr. 15-1941. Showing, Judge Landis, Mayor Stewart, Powell Crosley, Cin. Reds, St. Louis players and band, marching to center field for flag raising." This photograph depicts Judge Kenesaw Landis, Mayor James Stewart, Powel Crosley, Jr., and the Cincinnati Reds and St. Louis Cardinals players being led by the marching band to the flag raising before the opening game at Crosley Field in Cincinnati on April 15, 1941. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: SA1039AV_B13F01_010_001
Subjects: Landis, Kenesaw Mountain, 1866-1944; Crosley, Powel; Crosley Field (Cincinnati, Ohio)--History--Pictorial works; Cincinnati Reds (Baseball team); St. Louis Cardinals (Baseball team); Baseball--Ohio--Cincinnati; Ohio--History--Pictorial works; Federal Writers' Project.
Places: Cincinnati (Ohio); Hamilton County (Ohio)