Digital Discussion: Roberto Clemente, The Pittsburgh Pirates, and Thomas Edison's Connection with Baseball in Fort Myers 11/16/2021 10:30 AM – 11/16/2021 11:30 AM

From 1955 to 1968, the Pittsburgh Pirates conducted spring training in Fort Myers. This team was led by hall of fame outfielder Roberto Clemente during the Jim Crow Era. In this informative talk, Site Program Manager, Holly Shaffer, will highlight the players on the team, their experiences in Fort Myers, and Thomas Edison’s connection with baseball.

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