Over a ten-week period, I have a series running on “THE GREAT TOPPS BASEBALL CARD MONOPOLY” at the National Pastime Museum web site (since defunct). This web site is a great place to read about baseball history (not just baseball cards!), and I have written for them on other topics as well. There are a lot of writers, many more famous and accomplished than me.
Anyhow, I wanted to create this post so that I could link to every article as they are released, giving you a way to read older articles rather than having to search for them.
April 7. Part 1: Introduction.
April 14. Part 2: Taking Over. (focus on 1956-57)
April 21. Part 3: Innovative Subsets. (focus on 1958-61)
April 28. Part 4: Men Without Hats. (focus on 1962-63)
May 5. Part 5: Rookie Cards. (focus on 1964-67)
May 12. Part 6: Conflict. (focus on 1968-69)
May 19. Part 7: Collecting. (focus on 1970-71)
May 26. Part 8: Grey Backs. (focus on 1972-75)
June 2. Part 9: Competition. (focus on 1976-80)
June 9. Part 10: The Best of the Best.