The collection contains scrapbooks, photographs, trophies, fiscal records, player statistics, speeches, clippings, and writings by William L. Grubbs, organizer of the Messick's Minuatures team. An interview with Grubbs is included in the Louisville and Nashville Railroad oral history interview project in the University of Louisville Oral History Center collection.
9 linear feet (4 records center boxes and 3 manuscript boxes)
Messick's Miniatures were the names of amateur baseball and basketball teams organized in Louisville by Grubbs from Methodist Sunday School classes.
Part of the University of Louisville Archives and Special Collections Repository