"This I believe..."
Jackie Robinson (1919-1972)
Typed Speech, "This I Believe...,"
by Jackie Robinson, n.d.,
Jackie Robinson Papers (196A)
The Jackie Robinson Papers include an extensive speech file that
reflects the author's diverse interests in such topics as baseball,
racial equality, politics, religion, drug abuse, and black economic
development. In this speech Robinson attributes his success and
the prospect of limitless opportunity for all Americans to America's
status as "a free society."