Pride and perseverance : the story of the Negro Leagues
Title
Pride and perseverance : the story of the Negro Leagues

Physical Description
1 videodisc (approximately 50 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
Program content: c2009.

Subject Term
Negro leagues -- History.
 
African American baseball players -- History.
 
Baseball -- United States -- History.

Genre
Sports films.
 
Historical films.
 
Documentary films.
 
Films for the hearing impaired.

Added Author
Winfield, Dave, 1951-

Local Subject
DVD collection.
 
DVD collection (Closed captioned)

Summary
The history of the Negro Leagues is often a forgotten part of baseball history, and despite its popularity and wealth of talent was not well documented. The film sheds light on this period and shows how it laid the groundwork for today's African-American players in Major League Baseball. Includes footage from the 1920s through the 1950s.


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Hardwood Creek Library (Forest Lake)Nonfiction DVDDVD 796.35764 PRI11Nonfiction DVDs
Oakdale LibraryNonfiction DVDDVD 796.35764 PRI11Nonfiction DVDs
Park Grove Library (Cottage Grove)Nonfiction DVDDVD 796.35764 PRI11Nonfiction DVDs
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)Nonfiction DVDDVD 796.35764 PRI11Nonfiction DVDs
Stillwater Public LibraryNonfiction DVDDVD 796.35764 PRI11Nonfiction DVDs