Black Ball: A Negro Leagues Journal, Vol. 2, No. 1 (Spring 2009)

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About the Book


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About the Author(s)

Leslie A. Heaphy is an associate professor of history at Kent State University, Stark Campus, in Canton, Ohio.

Bibliographic Details

Edited by Leslie A. Heaphy
Format: softcover (7 x 9)
Pages: 108
Bibliographic Info:
Copyright Date: 2009
pISBN: 1110040000021
Imprint: McFarland

Table of Contents

Editor’s Note      3

A Tribute to Wendell Smith

BRIAN CARROLL      4

An “Aggregation of Conceit”: The Minneapolis Keystones, 1907–1911

TODD PETERSON      12

The Forgotten Generation of Black Baseball Stars

RICK SWAINE      25

Pay, Performance, and Race During the Integration Era

MICHAEL J. HAUPERT      37

A Long Way from Palatka: The Early Career of John Henry Lloyd

WES SINGLETARY      52

On the Move with Lázaro Salazar

LAYTON REVEL and LUIS MUÑOZ      68

“The Jet”: Sam Jethroe in the Negro and Major Leagues

STEPHANIE LISCIO      78

The Negro Leagues in Print: A Bibliographic Essay, Part II

LESLIE HEAPHY      84

Book Reviews

Black Writers/Black Baseball: An Anthology of Articles from Black Sportswriters Who Covered the Negro Leagues, Revised Edition by Jim Reisler

REVIEWED BY BRIAN CARROLL      93

Further Reading for This Issue      95

Contributors      103

Book Reviews & Awards

“Some great articles…outstanding scholarship”—The Courier; “fascinating…the articles here are research quality, documented with end notes and sometimes additional reading lists. The book reviews are signed, and the editorial board is impressive…should appeal to a large audience”—Serials Solutions.