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The Resource Black baseball in New York City : an illustrated history, 1885-1959, Larry Lester

Black baseball in New York City : an illustrated history, 1885-1959, Larry Lester

Label
Black baseball in New York City : an illustrated history, 1885-1959
Title
Black baseball in New York City
Title remainder
an illustrated history, 1885-1959
Statement of responsibility
Larry Lester
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Focusing on the post-Civil War period through the 1950s, this richly illustrated history of New York's prominent black baseball clubs--some covered in detail for the first time--examines their social and economic impact on the national pastime. Roughly 300 photos include rare images of players"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lester, Larry
Dewey number
796.35709747/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baseball
  • Baseball
  • Negro leagues
  • African American baseball players
  • Baseball players
  • Baseball
Label
Black baseball in New York City : an illustrated history, 1885-1959, Larry Lester
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cuban Giants, 1885-1899 -- Lincoln Stars, 1914-1916 -- Brooklyn Royal Giants, 1905-1927 -- Cuban Stars (East), 1917-1932 -- Lincoln Giants, 1911-1930 -- New York Black Yankees, 1932-1950 -- New York Cubans, 1935-1936, 1939-1950 -- Brooklyn Eagles, 1935 -- Brooklyn Brown Dodgers, 1945-1946 -- Brooklyn Dodgers, 1947-1957 -- New York Giants, 1949-1957 -- New York Yankees, 1955-1959 -- Harlem Globetrotters -- New York Black Travelers -- Harlem Stars
Control code
ocn981989789
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
x, 244 pages
Isbn
9781476670461
Lccn
2017026379
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Black baseball in New York City : an illustrated history, 1885-1959, Larry Lester
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cuban Giants, 1885-1899 -- Lincoln Stars, 1914-1916 -- Brooklyn Royal Giants, 1905-1927 -- Cuban Stars (East), 1917-1932 -- Lincoln Giants, 1911-1930 -- New York Black Yankees, 1932-1950 -- New York Cubans, 1935-1936, 1939-1950 -- Brooklyn Eagles, 1935 -- Brooklyn Brown Dodgers, 1945-1946 -- Brooklyn Dodgers, 1947-1957 -- New York Giants, 1949-1957 -- New York Yankees, 1955-1959 -- Harlem Globetrotters -- New York Black Travelers -- Harlem Stars
Control code
ocn981989789
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
x, 244 pages
Isbn
9781476670461
Lccn
2017026379
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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