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Primary Sources and Picture Books: The William Hoy Story by Nancy Churnin

Album Description

Primary source photos and newspaper articles to accompany the book The William Hoy Story about William Hoy, a deaf man who played professional baseball from 1888 to 1902.

[Dummy Hoy, Washington Statesmen, baseball card portrait]

Reference note

Contributor Names: Goodwin & Co., sponsor
Created / Published: 1887-1890.
Subject Headings: -  Hoy, Dummy (Team member)
-  Washington Statesmen
-  Washington
-  National League
-  center fielder
Notes: -  Baseball card title devised by Library staff.
-  Issued by: Goodwin & Company.
-  Forms part of: Baseball cards from the Benjamin K. Edwards Collection.
Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
Digital Id: bbc 0383f //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/bbc.0383f

[Dummy Hoy, Washington Statesmen, baseball card portrait]

Reference note

Contributor Names: Goodwin & Co., sponsor
Created / Published: 1887-1890.
Subject Headings: -  Hoy, Dummy (Team member)
-  Washington Statesmen
-  Washington
-  National League
-  center fielder
Notes: -  Baseball card title devised by Library staff.
-  Issued by: Goodwin & Company.
-  Forms part of: Baseball cards from the Benjamin K. Edwards Collection.
Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
Digital Id: bbc 0382f //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/bbc.0382f

Arizona republican., August 11, 1911, Page PAGE TWO

Article about William Hoy when he played in Washington D.C.

The Kenna record., April 17, 1914

William Hoy's speed and base stealing mentioned.

Chicago eagle., August 05, 1916, Page 11

Account of a catch made by Hoy

The Scranton tribune., August 18, 1900, Morning, Page 10

Story of William Hoy speaking.

The Red Cloud chief., May 31, 1901

1901 interview with William Hoy

Evening star., February 14, 1902, Page 9

Rumors of William Hoy's retirement

Richmond dispatch., August 08, 1902, Page 6

William Hoy announces his retirement