Effa Manley

1897-1981

Effa Manley owned the Newark Eagles, championship winning Negro Leagues team with her husband Abraham Manley. She was very active in the running of the baseball team.

Bibliography

Effa Manley Papers Newark Public Library https://digital.npl.org/islandora/object/newarkeagles%3Apapers

Overmeyer, James. (1993). Effa Manley and the Newark Eagles.

Overmeyer, James. (2020). Queen of the Negro Leagues: Effa Manley and the Newark Eagles.

Luke, Bob. (2011). The first woman in baseball: Effa Manley and the Negro Leagues.