Androscoggin Club of Lewiston
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|Earliest Known Date||1861|
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|Location||Lewiston, ME, United States|
Peter Morris et al, editors, "Base Ball Pioneers, 1850-1870" mentions the Androscoggins of Lewiston playing in 1866.
Lewiston Evening Journal, May 21, 1861 mentions a meeting of this club. Same July 6, 1861 reports on a game played July 4 between the two nines of the club.
Lewiston ME (1860 pop. about 7,500; 1870 pop. about 13,500) is about 40 miles N of Portland.
Lewiston Evening Journal, May 21, 1861
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|Found by||Bruce Allardice|
|Entered by||Bruce Allardice|
|First in Location||Lewiston, ME|
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Win/Loss Records As Far As We Now Know
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|1861||1 Played||0 Won||1 Lost||0 Tied|
|Page||Date||City||Borough||State||Team 1||Team 2||Score||First in||Contributor|
|Ballgame||1861-08-19||Portland||ME||Massasoit Club of Portland||Androscoggin Club of Lewiston||35 - 13||Craig Waff|
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