[African American Major League Baseball Players in Pelican Stadium, New Orleans, for a Post-Season All-Star Game]

Photograph shows African American Major League baseball players at an All-Star game at Pelican Stadium, New Orleans in 1952. The baseball players depicted include (from left to right): George Crowe (Boston Braves), Joe Black (Brooklyn Dodgers), Hank Thompson (New York Giants), Sam Jethroe (Braves), Larry Doby (Cleveland Indians), Roy Campanella (Dodgers), Monte Irvin (New York Giants), and Harry “Suitcase” Simpson (Indians). (Source: Library staff, 2018)

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