Pride and Passion Exhibit Discussion with Former Negro Leagues Players
John F. Germany Public Library, 900 N Ashley Drive
Dr. Robert J. Kerstein will discuss the timeline surrounding the existence of the Negro Leagues. Former players Raydell Maddix, Billie Reed, Clifford Brown, and Walter Gibbons will share their personal experiences with the leagues during the 1940s.
Robert J. Kerstein, Ph.D., is a professor of History and Politics of Tampa at the University of Tampa.
Event co-sponsored by the Florida Humanities Council, Friends of the John F. Germany Public Library, Ada T. Payne Friends of the Urban Libraries, Development Committee, and Friends of the Library of Tampa-Hillsborough County, Inc.
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