Smithsonian Voices

From the Smithsonian Museums

The Washington Senators Couldn't Win—but Excelled at Scouting Latino Talent

The Senators’ spectacular losing record obscures one of the most important stories in baseball history: the club's role in integrating Latino players into the major leagues

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Ten Objects That Will Help You Understand Latinx History

R2-D2 droid costume featured in the movie

Why Isn't My Favorite Artifact on Display?

The all-star team from Gila River (Arizona) that played at Heart Mountain (Wyoming). Tetsuo Furukawa is in the top row, fourth from the right. (NMAH)

Baseball Behind Barbed Wire