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Chasing Dreams: Playing Baseball and Becoming American

April 7, 2016 @ 8:00 AM - October 30, 2016 @ 5:00 PM

For many immigrants, participating in the national pastime imparts a sense of belonging. It also gives them heroes. More than 130 pieces of baseball ephemera illuminate how players like Sandy Koufax, Ichiro Suzuki, and Joe DiMaggio became role models for minority communities.

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Start:
April 7, 2016 @ 8:00 AM
End:
October 30, 2016 @ 5:00 PM
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Website:
skirball.org

Venue

Skirball Cultural Center
2701 North Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049+ Google Map