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National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

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The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum was built in 1939 in the neo-Classical revival style.

The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is an American history museum and hall of fame at 25 Main Street in Cooperstown, New York. The museum and library are places to study baseball. There are exhibits and artifacts in the museum. The Hall of Fame honors the great players.

The Hall of Fame was dedicated on June 12, 1939. As of January 2014, 306 people had been elected to the Hall of Fame, including 211 former Major League Baseball players, 35 Negro league baseball players and executives, 22 managers, 10 umpires, and 28 pioneers, executives, and organizers.


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