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Ed Bolden was a prominent member of the African American baseball scene not only in Philadelphia, but across the United States. Bolden was instrumental in the beginning steps of desegration of Major League Baseball by promoting the skills of African…

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The Hilldale Daisies team photo 1921. The Daisies were a member of the Eastern Colored League and with Ed Bolden at the helm, were a force to be reckoned with in African American baseball.

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The Philadelphia Stars were founded in 1933 by Ed Bolden. The Negro League team won the pennant in 1934, their first year in the league.
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