Donated 7/21/86 by Bill Hoak of Fresno, California, in memory of Daniel Ray Hoak.
70 photographs of major-league baseball players, ca.1909-1912, and newspapers containing stories of 1909 controversy over discovery of North Pole. Copies of "Amaroc News," published 1919 by US Army of occupation in Germany also included.
Bill Hoak Collection, 1909-1972, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of Bill Hoak in memory of Daniel Ray Hoak