Welkin Base Ball Club of Port Huron

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Nick Name Welkin Base Ball Club
Earliest Known Date 1867
Location Port Huron, MI, United States

"The [current vintage club] Port Huron Welkins are based on Port Huron's first base ball club (the Welkins) formed in 1867."

Source: Online, at the Welkin BBC's apparel page, accessed 2/262010 via Google Web search (welkin "port huron" "dry goods").

Port Huron (1860 pop. about 4,400; 1870 pop. about 6,000) is on Lake Huron near the Ontario Border and about 50 miles NE of Detroit.


Morris, "Baseball Fever," p. 155

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First in Location Port Huron, MI
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