Doby, Lawrence Edward

December 13, 1923–June 18, 2003


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  • Title Doby, Lawrence Edward
  • Coverage December 13, 1923–June 18, 2003
  • Author
  • Keywords Baseball player, first African American to play baseball in the American League, second African American to manage a major-league team, Mather Academy, Newark Eagles of the Negro Leagues, Cleveland Indians of the American League, traded to the Chicago White Sox, Peter Ueberroth
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date August 7, 2022
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update July 22, 2022
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