Before You Can Say “Jackie Robinson”: Black Baseball in America and New Jersey in the Era of the Color Line
Date(s) - 07/10/2017
Ridgewood Public Library
This presentation includes exhibit materials, as well as selections from the acclaimed video documentary of the same name. The black part of our national game is explored, and the speaker examines in depth the rich relationships that comprised Blackball during Americas era of segregation.
Lawrence Hogan, Ph.D.
Professor of History, Union County College