This is a rather strange photo. It’s of the Republican Congressional baseball team parading around the field at American League Park.

The photo was taken on May 3rd, 1926.

Members of the Republican baseball team of the House of Representatives parading around the field at American League Park
Members of the Republican baseball team of the House of Representatives parading around the field at American League Park
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Don’t forget to watch Ron Paul crank a double in 1983. More importantly, watch the video to see the awesome Houston Astros uniform he’s wearing.

Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.