Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Baseball

image number:

P0055415

description:

This image appears on page 15 in the February 1950 Alumni Magazine. The caption reads, "To the victors- Baseball Coach Ernie Andres and four of his diamond squad do a little gloating over the gold baseball charms awarded all members of the 1949 Big Ten baseball co-champions. The Hoosiers ended in a tie for first place with Iowa and Michigan in the Conference race in Andres' first season as coach. Left to right around Andres its Catcher John Gorkis, of Chicago; First Baseman John Phillips, of Princeton; Pitcher Bob Bauer, of Aurora, and Third Baseman Chris Platis, of East Chicago."

date taken:

1950

film code:

Kodak - Safety 21

photographer studio:

Athletic Department

donor image number:

950-0605

accession number:

95/014

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Andres, Ernie

personal name:

Gorkis, John

personal name:

Phillips, John

personal name:

Bauer, Bob

personal name:

Platis, Chris

location of individuals:

Ernie Andres seated at desk.

(Around desk, left to right )John Gorkis, John Phillips, Bob Bauer and Chris Platis.

topic:

Baseball

topic:

Group portraits

topic:

Coaches (Athletics)

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups