TITLE

The incomparable Indian ballplayer from Maine

AUTHOR(S)
Rice, E.
PUB. DATE
October 1989
SOURCE
Yankee;Oct89, Vol. 53 Issue 10, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the short life and baseball career of Louis Sockalexis from Indian Island, Me., who was the first American Indian to play major league baseball, including a stint beginning in 1897 with the Cleveland Spiders who changed the team name to the Indians after Sockalexis' death from drinking at age 42.
ACCESSION #
8911130081

 

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