Outstanding Reference Source

Black Baseball, 1858–1900: A Comprehensive Record of the Teams, Players, Managers, Owners and Umpires by James E. Brunson III

Outstanding Reference Source—American Library Association

Winner, Brown Award for Best Edited Reference/Primary Source—Popular Culture Association

Winner, Robert Peterson Recognition Award—Society for American Baseball Research

Honorable Mention, Dartmouth Medal

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“Exceptional…documents the early history...excellent essays provide context...groundbreaking”—Booklist

“Extraordinarily well researched...the level of detail and commitment is impressive...highly recommended...offers insight into the cultural, political, and historical aspects”—Choice

“comprehensive…timely...explores historical and cultural events that impacted the sport”—Library Journal

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