Edward Canfield Papers

Several letters to, or about, Edward Canfield, an upstate New York baseball player, killed in action during World World One. A 1914 letter congratulates Ed on the 1st League win for Poughkeepsie over the Mohawk Giants; other letters from 1918 are Ed's family trying to find out if he was killed or wounded. Ed was killed September 27th, 1918 in fighting in France at the Somme.