• Where Memory Gathers | Ken Burns: Baseball

    In this essay, we learn about the early plans to construct one of baseball's storied stadiums: Ebbets Field. In 1909, Charles Hercules Ebbets began buying up land in the Flatbush section of Brooklyn to fulfill his dream of building a permanent home for his team, the Trolley Dodgers, also know as the Dodgers.

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