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Archive: April 2013 (2 Posts)

Publicity image from the Jackie Robinson story with Robinson at the plate with a catcher and umpire

Jackie Robinson: Remembering Number 42 with Primary Sources

Posted by: Danna Bell

Baseball still holds a special place in the culture of the United States. As this year's season opened around the nation's capital we began to see more and more people wearing baseball caps, shirts and jackets with their team's favorite logo. Though baseball has been a part of the culture of the United States for many years, not all were allowed to play in the major leagues.