Wilfred "Boomer" Harding & the Chatham Coloured All-Stars (1932-1939)

Breaking the Colour Barrier: Wilfred "Boomer" Harding & the Chatham Coloured All-Stars is a site dedicated to the story of the baseball team from Chatham, Ontario, who became the first black team to win a provincial Ontario Baseball Association championship in 1934. This project is a partnership between the University of Windsor's Department of History and the Leddy Library Centre for Digital Scholarship, and the Chatham Sports Hall of Fame. It is generously funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation. It is currently in early development. We are working on a comperehensive oral history, interviewing people who knew the men who played with the Chatham Coloured All-Stars in the 1930s...

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