Interview with Clyde Sukeforth (Sukey)

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Excerpts from an oral history taken from Clyde Sukeforth, former baseball player, scout and manager from Maine. The history includes stories from the Brooklyn Dodgers' baseball team history. Clyde Sukeforth worked as a scout and for a short time served as team manager. Historic moments in Black baseball player history are mentioned, including stories of Jackie Robinson's contract with the Dodgers.

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About This Item

  • Title: Interview with Clyde Sukeforth (Sukey)
  • Creator: Sukeforth, Clyde
  • Creation Date: 1998
  • Subject Date: circa 1930
  • Town: New York, Waldoboro
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: ME, NY
  • Media: Sound recording, MP3
  • Object Type: Video and sound

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