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    For the Love of the Game: Baseball in the Palm Beaches

    Presented by at Richard and Pat Johnson Palm Beach County History Museum

    September 6, 2016 - July 1, 2017

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    For the Love of the Game: Baseball in the Palm Beaches

    This highlights the impact of America’s Pastime over twelve decades in our area. Baseball took root as entertainment for winter visitors to Henry Flagler’s elegant hotels. Locals took up the game and competed against other South Florida communities.  As fervor for the game continued to grow, such notable people as Arthur C. Spalding, George E. Andrews, and Connie Mack provided the expertise and facilities to engender wider participation.


    Richard and Pat Johnson Palm Beach County History Museum

    300 North Dixie Highway
    West Palm Beach, FL 33401

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    Free



    Phone: 561-832-4164


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    Call 561-832-4164, Ext.110 to arrange tours for people with disabilities


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    • Event Name: For the Love of the Game: Baseball in the Palm Beaches
      5 out of 5 stars rating "Fascinating history!"
      Review posted by: Carol Carpenter-Mollo from Port Saint Lucie, FL, Sep 15, 2016

      I recently toured the Richard and Pat Johnson Palm Beach County History Museum, an architectural treasure that houses a variety of interesting displays. While the new collection of baseball artifacts... Expand

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