Baseball and Jackie Robinson: About the Collection.

This collection, fully titled Baseball, the Color Line, and Jackie Robinson, pulls together historical materials from different sections of the Library of Congress. You can browse it using a timeline segmented into five different periods: Drawing the Color Line (1860s-1890s), Barnstorming & the Negro Leagues (1900-1930s), Breaking the Color Line (1940-1946), Robinson as a Dodger (1947-1956), and Robinson's Later Career (1956-1972).

Referenced in:
Baseball In Pennsylvania
On the Other Side of the Color Barrier: Segregation and the Negro Leagues

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