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History of Baseball on Delmarva: African Americans in Baseball

African Americans in Baseball Newspaper Clippings

"Eastern Shore League Opens May 30," March 21, 1925, Baltimore Afro-American

"Expected to Play Ball, Had to Work," January 24. 1925, Baltimore Afro-American

"Oakville Eagles Soar," May 21, 1932, Baltimore Afro-American

"Undefeated on Eastern Shore," June 15, 1940, Baltimore Afro-American

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1924

"Easton Notes," August 13, 1910, Baltimore Afro-American

April 3, 1915, Baltimore Afro-American

"Baseball Briefs," July 10, 1915, Baltimore Afro-American

"Salisbury Briefs," April 17, 1915, Baltimore Afro-American

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"Black Baseball; In a League of their Own," February 24, 1993, Queen Anne's Record-Observer

"The Passing Review," August 10, 1929, Baltimore Afro-American

June 1905, The Courier