When Were Baseball Cards Invented

A Brief History of Baseball Cards Return to the Beginner’s Guide A Brief Overview of the History of Baseball Cards The earliest days are as follows: (1840s-1867) Baseball experienced a period of rapid growth before to and immediately following the American Civil War. During this era, the sport became immensely popular throughout the country. A…

Baseball Was Integrated In 1947 When Jackie Robinson Played For The:

Breaking the Color Line: 1940 to 1946 By the 1940s, organized baseball had been segregated on the basis of race for several years. Several members of the black press, as well as some of their white colleagues, have long advocated for baseball’s integration. Mr. Wendell Smith, of the Pittsburgh Courier, was particularly outspoken. After World…