16 Millimeters of Babe and Lou
Through hundreds of artifacts, documents and images, the exhibition examines well over a century of Japanese-American history.
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Today, precious little footage exists from this tour – and for decades these 90 seconds of film remained unidentified. But now we know what Reverend Sasaki captured on film and numerous other fans witnessed that autumn day in Stockton: Two of the greatest athletes of their day playing in one of the most celebrated barnstorming tours in history.
Tom Shieber is the Senior Curator at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum