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Catalog Number 2011.099.1015
Object Name Print, Photographic
Title Albert Edward Jones portrait
Date 1900
Description Black and white portrait of Albert Edward "Burt" "Bronco" "Cowboy Jones" Jones when he was a pitcher for the St. Louis baseball team in 1900. He is wearing a dark colored three piece suit with a dark colored tie and a pin on his lapel. Written on the back: played baseball in Colorado State League and Semi-Pro baseball the 1890's, in Denver and Pueblo; former Denver player Patsy Tebeau was his manager with Cleveland and St. Louis; was a member of the Cleveland Spiders National League team that relocated to St. Louis and became the Cardinals in 1899; was a teammate with Hall of Famers Cy Young and Jesse Burkett; returned to Colorado after retiring from baseball; and was the Mayor of Golden, Colorado. A listing of Jones' statistics is printed on the back, these include the years 1898-1901.
Copyright All rights belong to Golden History Museums, City of Golden without restriction.
Collection Permanent
Credit line Golden History Museums, City of Golden Collection
Caption Albert Edward Jones portrait
People Jones, Albert Edward
Search Terms Golden political figures
Jefferson County Sheriffs
Mayors of Golden