From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

White Sox Baseball Team (Richmond, KY)

A 1940s picture of the African American baseball team, the White Sox from Richmond, KY, is included in the Black America Series, Berea and Madison County. The picture was taken in front of Blythe's Restaurant. The caption gives the names of most of the players.

For more see Black America Series: Berea and Madison County, by J. G. Burnside.

Kentucky County & Region

Read about Madison County, Kentucky in Wikipedia.

Kentucky Place (Town or City)

Read about Richmond, Kentucky in Wikipedia.


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NKAA Source: Berea and Madison County

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“White Sox Baseball Team (Richmond, KY),” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed March 23, 2023,

Last modified: 2021-04-02 18:32:38