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Too colourful for the league : a history of Black hockey players

Author: Max WallaceDaniel CrossMila Aung-ThwinAri CohenEvan BeloffAll authors
Publisher: Montréal, Qué. : Diversus, 2000.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When Jackie Robinson broke baseball's colour barrier in 1947, he permanently paved the way for Blacks to enter Major League Baseball and eventually dominate the sport. Hockey's colour barrier would not fall as easily. Too Colourful for the League is an hour long documentary that follows the crusade of retired Montreal Immigration Judge Richard Lord to have Herb Carnegie elected to the Hockey Hall of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Herb Carnegie
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Max Wallace; Daniel Cross; Mila Aung-Thwin; Ari Cohen; Evan Beloff; Diversus.; Ciné Fête.
OCLC Number: 297496494
Performer(s): Narrator, Michelle Sweeney.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 52 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Too colorful for the league
Responsibility: executive producer, Delano Jureidini ; producers, Ari Cohen, Evan Beloff ; director Mila Aung-Thwin ; writer and producer, Max Wallace.

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"When Jackie Robinson broke baseball's colour barrier in 1947, he permanently paved the way for Blacks to enter Major League Baseball and eventually dominate the sport. Hockey's colour barrier would not fall as easily. Too Colourful for the League is an hour long documentary that follows the crusade of retired Montreal Immigration Judge Richard Lord to have Herb Carnegie elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame."--Container.

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