First vintage Negro Leagues bobbleheads series


The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame, Museum and Dreams Fulfilled just launched a Kickstarter campaign to create a limited-edition series of vintage Negro Leagues bobbleheads. The generic line includes every MLB, NFL, NHL and NBA team. They are popular collectibles, and make great gifts. It’s the first time these particular vintage bobbleheads of the Negro Leagues teams have ever been produced.

To celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the founding of baseball’s Negro National League, this bobblehead series features 10 Negro Leagues teams including the Baltimore Elite Giants, Birmingham Black Barons, Detroit Stars, Hilldale Club, Homestead Grays, Indianapolis Clowns, Kansas City Monarchs, Newark Eagles, Pittsburgh Crawfords and The St. Louis Stars. The campaign is part of the Make 100 initiative for projects launched in January, where Kickstarter “asks the creator community to bring 100 of any work into the world and invites backers to support the one-of-a-kind—or at least one of 100—ideas.” The campaign was designed to coincide with Black History Month and the start of baseball season and will conclude at 9 p.m. Central Time on Friday, Feb. 29.

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