Baseball for Everyone
Stories From the Great GameUnknown - 2003
This is a colourful tour of baseball's history, celebrated and illustrated in American folk art and collectables. From pick-up games played by children, Civil War soldiers, firemen and college students to the formation of the first professional leagues, this is a democratic look at the sport illustrated with early baseball cards, paintings, quilts, signs, carved bats and more. The great players are here, too, depicted by the fans who loved them.
Publisher: New York : Harry N. Abrams in association with the American Folk Art Museum, 2003.
Branch Call Number: J 796. 357 COL
Characteristics: 48 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.)