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Yesterday's Negro League Baseball Players - Exhibit and Reception

By MPL Staff on Sep 6, 2017 8:07 AM






Saturday, Sept. 16 2-3 pm
Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Mozart’s Grove, first floor

On display Sept. 7 - Oct. 1
Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave.
First floor

The Yesterday’s Negro League Baseball Players exhibit contains portraits, documents, artifacts and memorabilia that share the invaluable experiences of Negro League Baseball players.

Join Dennis “Bose” Biddle, former Negro League Baseball player and president of the YNLBP, as he speaks on the history and significance of the league. From 1920 to 1960, the league provided some of the greatest ball players of America’s Greatest Pastime the opportunity to play baseball - outside of the major leagues. Hear more of their story from Dennis Biddle before viewing the exhibit.

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