Guess what Bob Marley is referencing in his song “Buffalo Soldier.” It was a negro infantry troop. This picture is of the negro baseball team, The Buffalo Soldiers, who made up the negro troop baseball team. More facts to come!
We are a group of Ball State University students who are dedicating this spring semester to produce a thirty minute documentary and book of essays about the history of black baseball in Indiana. This blog will feature project updates, audio and video clips, as well as pictures and information about the men and women of the Negro Leagues.