Josh Gruner gives a brief history of eastern US ballparks designs. He explores the evolution of the architecture of the American baseball stadium.
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Negro League Baseball
BY NICK WILSON
@ VOL 13
ON MAR 15, 2013
Nick Wilson discusses the importance of preserving history, and in this case the history of African-American major baseball leagues, prior to their integration to Major League Baseball. He believes it's necessary for us to take down and fill out these hazy aspects of American baseball history, and pass it down to the current generation.
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A Brief History of Distilling In New York
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@ VOL 4
ON NOV 21, 2013
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A Brief History of Jewelry
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@ VOL 15
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A Brief History of Human Intoxication and the War on People (of Color) Who Use Drugs
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BY JOEL GUZMAN
@ VOL 16
ON JUN 29, 2017
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