Monarchs Baseball – 2Book Topeka Special Event
Explore the exciting early barnstorming days of the KC Monarchs, remember great players such as Wilbur “Bullet” Rogan, Satchel Paige and Jackie Robinson who wore the uniform, and connect the spirit of the Monarchs to the many Kansas communities in which they played. Presented by Phil S. Dixon, widely regarded as one of America’s foremost experts on baseball history, author and co-founder of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum. Q&A and book signing to follow. Sponsored by Humanities Kansas.
Audience: All Ages