100 Baseball Icons
From the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum Archive
Publication Date: April 2008
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A commemorative collection of 100 photographs of baseball memorabilia from the National Baseball Hall of Fame and museum. In 2006, a record 76 million fans attended Major League Baseball games.
Hinrichs is a principal in Pentagram Design, Inc, an international design consultancy. He graduated from the Art Center College of Deisgn, Los Angeles. His work is part of the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art in NY and San Francisco.
Delphine Hirasuna is the author of several nonfiction books, including "Long May She Wave," "The Art of Gaman: Arts and Crafts from the Japanese American Internment Camps 1942-1946," "Presidio Gateways: Views of a National Landmark at San Francisco's Golden Gate," and "100 Baseball Icons," among others. In addition to guest curating "The Art of Gaman" exhibition, which was shown at the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Renwick Gallery in 2010, she also is the editor of @Issue: Journal of Business and Design. Delphine is a third-generation Californian.
"Elegant color photos of . . . legendary baseball memorabilia, all enshrined at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, N.Y., make this classy collection almost as good as being there in person."
-American Profile online "Our Pick"
"...objects of legend for fans of the 'national pastime'."-Alaska Airlines Magazine
"...a choice little gift item."-BookPage
"...a beautiful collection of Heffernan's imagery, Hirasuna's compelling descriptions, and Hinrichs' clean, modern layout."
-mlb.com the official site of Major League Baseball