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Jackie Robinson Scrapbook contains primarily illustrations of Jackie Robinson and the Brooklyn Dodgers between 1947 and 1956 taken from magazines and national newspapers. Included are two baseball cards, numerous magazine covers featuring Robinson, and team photographs of the Brooklyn Dodgers. Of note are illustrations from his barnstorming team (c1949) and includes a picture of a publicity poster.
Jack Donovan lived in Chicago and appeared to be young when he compiled the scrapbook. Jackie Robinson was the first African-American to play major league baseball in the 20th century and played with the Brooklyn Dodgers from 1947 to 1956.
Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
National League of Professional Baseball Clubs
African American baseball players--New York (State)--Brooklyn
.5 cubic feet
Black bound scrapbook with big golden label on front that says "Scrap Book". Two smaller gold embellismenths fram the label.
Aisle 1, Range a, Shelf 1
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