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NLOH Collection Overview

Collection Title: Negro League Oral History (NLOH)

Inclusive Dates: 1998

Size: 1.7 linear feet

Scope and Contents:  
8 taped interviews with associated materials, including: biographical information, tentative interview questions, transcripts, and interview indices.  Please note that the majority of the interviews were conducted with friends, family, and business contacts of Negro League players, rather than the baseball players themselves.  

Historical Note:  
Collection of 8 interviews conducted in 1998 by University of Baltimore students working on an exhibit for the Babe Ruth Birthplace Museum.  

Custodial History:  
The collection was transferred to Special Collections by University of Baltimore Professor, Jessica I. Elfenbein, in 1999.