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Jackie Robinson - Brooklyn Dodgers Star

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For a decade of his life, Jackie Robinson was a Brooklyn Dodger.  He helped the team in many ways, including a major triumph in 1955 when the Dodgers won the World Series.

In his rookie year with the Dodgers, Robinson played first base (as depicted in this photo).


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Image online, courtesy Library of Congress.

 

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