Baseball Immortals: Photographs of Charles Martin Conlan, 1905-1935

October 20, 1984 – May 27, 1985

National Portrait Gallery
8th and F Streets, NW
Washington, DC

1st Floor Floor Plan

On view are 60 black-and-white portraits of the sluggers, pitchers, managers, fielders, and umpires of baseball's golden age, the work of one of the most remarkable baseball photographers of his time. Conlan used glass plates to photograph such greats as Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Dizzy Dean, Lou Gehrig, Carl Hubbell, and Christy Mathewson.