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Stadium Taking Last Swing after 48 Years at Bat
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TitleStadium Taking Last Swing after 48 Years at Bat
AbstractArticle about the demolition of the sports and entertainment stadium, with its history under various names since 1923, and photos.
NotesHistory of the stadium at 23rd and Brooklyn Avenues: (1) opened on July 3, 1923, as Muehlebach Field, (2) renamed Ruppert Stadium in 1937, (3) renamed Blues Stadium in 1946, (4) renamed Municipal Stadium in 1954, and (5) torn down in September 1971.
DateSeptember/26/1971
SourceThe Kansas City Star
LocationMicrofilm
Page4A
Local SubjectRuppert Stadium
Municipal Stadium
Muehlebach Field
Blues Stadium
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID101101
CONTENTdm number21867
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