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They played for the love of the game : untold stories of Black baseball in Minnesota

Author: Frank M White, (Sports Administrator)
Publisher: St. Paul, MN : Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book recovers the nearly lost history of the segregation-era array of semipro leagues, barnstorming clubs, and loose organizations of all-black teams by sharing stories of African American ballplayers in Minnesota, from the 1870s to the 1960s, through photos, artifacts, and spoken histories passed through the generations"--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
White, Frank M. (Sports Administrator).
They played for the love of the game
(DLC) 2015042161
(OCoLC)930683655
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Frank M White, (Sports Administrator)
ISBN: 9781681340050 1681340054
OCLC Number: 936412491
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
Responsibility: Frank M. White.

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"This book recovers the nearly lost history of the segregation-era array of semipro leagues, barnstorming clubs, and loose organizations of all-black teams by sharing stories of African American ballplayers in Minnesota, from the 1870s to the 1960s, through photos, artifacts, and spoken histories passed through the generations"--

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