Event | Lectures and Symposia Cardboard Culture: The Origins of the Great American Baseball Card

Date and Location

  • When: Friday, July 5, 2019

    11:00 am - 11:30 am EDT

  • Where: Thomas Jefferson Building - Whittall Pavilion (LJG45E)

    10 1st Street SE, Washington, DC 20540

Part of Baseball Americana

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James L. Gates, Jr., Library Director of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum will discuss the origins of trading cards including baseball cards and the growth of their popularity. Tickets are available via Eventbrite but are not required.