Satchel Paige with Bismarck National Semi-Pro Championship Team

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Photograph of the integrated, semi-professional Bismarck National Championship Team of 1935. Pictured are kneeling left to right: Joe Desiderato, Al Leary, Neil Churchill, Dan Oberholzer, and Ed Hendee. Standing left to right: Hilton Smith, Red Haley, Barney Morris, Leroy "Satchel" Paige, Moose Johnson, Quincy Troupe, and Ted "Double Duty" Radcliffe. Smith and Paige more famously pitched for the Kansas City Monarchs. Each player's position is written in blue ink on their uniform.

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Date: 
1935
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Modern Location: 
Bismarck, ND
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Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum.
Digital Object Identifier: 
NLBM-0001
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