Hallowed Grounds: A History of Rochester’s Fields of Dreams
A chronological virtual tour of all of Rochester’s baseball sites and ballparks, beginning with Mumford’s Meadow and concluding with Frontier Field. This presentation takes the audience on a nearly 150-year journey through Rochester’s historic ballparks, illustrating each of Rochester’s ballparks since the mid-19th century. Featuring new research and insight and supported by historical illustrations and photographs, this talk explores the unique geographical and architectural elements of each ballpark, highlighting how each contributed in their own way to the rich heritage of baseball in Rochester, NY. Presented by Paul Bielewicz, Vice President, RBHS.
- Wednesday, September 19, 2018
- 7:00pm - 8:00pm
- Chili - Barbara Ireland Community Room
- Chili Public Library