From Protoball
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Prominent Milestones

Misc BB Firsts
Add a Misc BB First

About the Chronology
Tom Altherr Dedication

Add a Chronology Entry
Open Queries
Open Numbers
Most Aged

Convention of "colored" clubs in New Orleans

Salience Noteworthy
Tags African Americans
City/State/Country: New Orleans, LA, United States
Game Base Ball
Immediacy of Report Contemporary

The New Orleans Times, Aug. 8, 1875 reports that the Athletic BBC of that city calls of a convention of the "colored" cubs of that city to form a colored club association.

Prof. John Blassingame writes that there were 13 "colored" clubs in New Orleans in 1875.


The New Orleans Times, Aug. 8, 1875

Comment Edit with form to add a comment
Query Edit with form to add a query
Submitted by Bruce Allardice


<comments voting="Plus" />