Summer 2019 - Articles

Timeline – Take Me Out to the Ballgame

1897 H.P. Powell in baseball uniform

H.P. Powell was a student at the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Alabama (now Auburn University) in the late 1890’s. He played baseball for Auburn. This picture was taken May, 1897. Anyone with additional information is urged to contact the Auburn University Libraries Cataloging Department at

This image is a black and white photograph of a baseball player in uniform holding his glove and leaning against a car sometime in the 1920s.

1920s baseball player in front of old car
1983 Bo Jackson in Auburn baseball uniform

Bo Jackson in Auburn baseball dugout in 1983.

Photo caption from the 1964 Glomerata: Victory ride for Overton in 1964

1964 Overton being lifted onto teammates' shoulders
1997 Tim Hudson pitching for Auburn

Tim Hudson pitching for Auburn in 1997.