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Baseball History in St. Louis

Resources at University Archives and the WU Libraries for the history and culture of baseball in the United States and the St. Louis region

Contact Info

contact special collections

Archive, Manuscript & Rare Book collections are accessed in Olin Library at the Special Collections reading room.

HOURS:  Monday - Friday 9:00-5:00 by appointment

LOCATION:  Olin Library, 1st floor, Danforth Campus

REQUESTS / APPOINTMENTS:  314-935-5495  spec@wumail.wustl.edu

*collections stored offsite require advance notice for retrieval and use

Questions about a specific topic? Contact:

University Archives: Sonya Rooney

Rare Books: Cassie Brand

Manuscript: Joel Minor 

Local History: Miranda Rectenwald

Modern Graphic History Library: Skye Lacerte

Film & Media Archive: Andy Uhrich

Finding Aids by Subject: Baseball Histroy

Heros Comic Book Pageimage: "Negro Heroes" comic book, from the St. Louis Urban League Records

Listed below are materials related to baseball history located at the Department of Special Collections.  Some are large collections, and further relevant items can be located by browsing the finding aids (linked from the title).

St. Louis Baseball - Books

Baseball History - Reference Books

Related Research Guides

Sources from Other Local Archives