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Baseball Americana Symposium

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Friday and Saturday October 2-3, 2009

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Ernie Banks
Ernie Banks
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Pre-Symposium Presentation:

September 30, 2009. Dr. James H. Billington, Librarian of Congress and Representative Zach Wamp present Ernie Banks with the Library of Congress Living Legend Award. Comments on Banks's life are presented by Martha Madden.

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Claire Smith
Sports Journalist Claire Smith. Photo by Megan Halsband, October 3, 2009.
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October 3, 2009, Symposium Morning Sessions:

Introductory music: "The Star Spangled Banner," sung by Reverb.

Speakers: Paul Dickson, Russell Frank, Harry Katz, and Claire Smith.

Select here to view the webcast Running time 2:11:39

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Mamie Johnson and Paul Dierker
Negro Leagues pitcher Mamie "Peanut" Johnson and Former Houston Astros pitcher Larry Dierker. Photo by Megan Halsband, October 3, 2009.
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October 3, 2009, Symposium Afternoon Sessions:

Speakers: Ed Alstrom, Paul Dickson, Bruce Kraig, Susan Reyburn, Murray Cook, Larry Dierker, Jack Hillerich, III, Mamie Johnson, Ernie Banks, and Stephen Winick.

Select here to view the webcast Running time 4:00:11

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