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Baseball: The National Pastime in the National Archives eBook

covers of the role of baseball during the two world wars, contract disputes, civil rights, equal access and opportunity on and off the playing field, the steroids era, the universal appeal of the game to players and fans, Presidential involvement, improvements to the sport, Little League, Spring Training, Opening Day, and celebrations along the way. (National Archives and Records Administration)

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Dwight D. Eisenhower gets ready to throw out the first baseball of the season at a game between the New York Yankees and Washington Senators at Griffith Stadium in Washington, DC.

Dwight D. Eisenhower gets ready to throw out the first baseball of the season at Griffith Stadium in Washington, DC.

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