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What Was Happening in America
'Reconstruction Era' follows the Civil War, Alexander G Bell invents the telephone. Edison invents the light bulb and phonograph, America's 'Guilded Age' begins, the Chicago Fire kills hundreds, the Sioux battle the US Cavalry in the Great Plains, Lt. Col. George Custer's 'Last Stand' against Sitting Bull.

Baseball In The 1870's

The Stars:
Harry Wright1, George Wright1, Deacon White1, Cap Anson1, Al Spalding1
The Stars:
Jim O'Rourke1, Candy Cummings1, Harry Wright, George Wright, Deacon White, Cap Anson, Al Spalding
The Stars:
Jim O'Rourke, Candy Cummings, Harry Wright, George Wright, Deacon White, Cap Anson, Al Spalding
The Stars:
Jim O'Rourke, Candy Cummings, Harry Wright, George Wright, Deacon White, Cap Anson, Al Spalding
The Stars:
Pud Galvin1, Jim O'Rourke, Candy Cummings, Harry Wright, George Wright, Deacon White, Cap Anson, Al Spalding
The Stars:
Jim O'Rourke, Candy Cummings, Harry Wright, George Wright, Deacon White, Cap Anson, Al Spalding
The Stars:
Jim O'Rourke, Candy Cummings, Harry Wright, George Wright, Deacon White, Cap Anson, Al Spalding
The Stars:
King Kelly1, John Ward1, Jim O'Rourke, George Wright, Deacon White, Cap Anson, Al Spalding
The Stars:
Dan Brouthers1, King Kelly, John Ward, Pud Galvin, Jim O'Rourke, George Wright, Deacon White, Cap Anson
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