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Polished in Public, Fierce on the Field: The AAGPBL

Permanent Exhibit

Lower Level Gallery

The All-American Girls Professional Baseball League was an all-female professional baseball league that was begun by Philip Wrigley in 1943 and stayed active until 1954. The women chosen to play in the new league were serious athletes on the field who were expected to be beautiful and ladylike at all other times. These special women were successful on both counts.

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Notice:
Governor Eric Holcomb has issued a Stay-at-Home order for Indiana. Accordingly, The History Museum and its offices will close on March 25 and re-open on April 7. During this time, please visit us online at historymuseumSB.org and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to receive updates. Please stay safe; we look forward to seeing you soon.
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