Book Discussion on Satchel Paige

Following remarks by Rep. Jackson-Lee, the author-illustrator team talked about their biography, Satchel Paige, published by Simon and… read more

Following remarks by Rep. Jackson-Lee, the author-illustrator team talked about their biography, Satchel Paige, published by Simon and Schuster. They described Paige’s life and his career, including his being the first African-American pitcher to play major league baseball and the first African-American inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. After their presentation they answered questions from members of the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on Satchel Paige

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Public Affairs Event
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Houston, Texas, United States
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Mar 2, 2002

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  • Mar 02, 2002 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 02, 2002 | 12:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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