[Player File : Clemente, Roberto, 1956- / compiled by the National Baseball Hall of Fame Library, Cooperstown, N.Y.].

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[Player File : Clemente, Roberto, 1956- / compiled by the National Baseball Hall of Fame Library, Cooperstown, N.Y.].

[Player File : Clemente, Roberto, 1956- / compiled by the National Baseball Hall of Fame Library, Cooperstown, N.Y.].

Player file includes material documenting his baseball career and personal life. These items include newspaper and magazine articles, biographical material, press releases, copies of original documents and other sundry items. File contents: folder one (1950s); folder two (1960-1969); folder three (1970-1972); folder four (1973, includes coverage of his fatal plane accident); folder five (1974- ); folder six (misc. articles); and folder seven (Spanish language articles).

Seven folders.

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Clemente, Roberto, 1934-1972

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Roberto Clemente was born in Puerto Rico on August 18, 1934. He relocated to the mainland United States in 1954 after playing two years of Puerto Rican baseball. After a short stint with the Montreal Royals, he was singed by the Pittsburgh Pirates. While on the Pirates he experienced racism from teammates and media. In 1958, Clemente joined the United States Marine Corps Reserve; he was a private first class in the Marine Corps Reserve until September 1964. While on a charity mission to deliver ...

Roberto Clemente Award (Baseball)

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