Victory on Two Fronts: The Cleveland Indians and Baseball Through the World War II Era (In-Person)

Lecturer(s)
Scott Longert
Author, Baseball Historian
Date
Friday July 15
Time
noon-1:30 p.m. ET

Beginning with the Cleveland Indians’ hard luck during World War II, this lecture follows the team through its historic role in racial integration and its legendary postwar comeback. Longert, author of Victory on Two Fronts: The Cleveland Indians and Baseball through the WWII Era, covers Cleveland baseball and the World War II years, 1941-1945, continuing through the pennant winning season of 1948.

Member of Lifelong Learning Cost
$5
Nonmember Cost
$10