Today in History–March 28–the Library of Congress features brewing magnate and baseball team owner August Anheuser Busch Jr., born on this day in 1899. As CEO of the Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc., Busch convinced the company board of directors to purchase the St. Louis Cardinals team, halting the team’s move to another city. Learn more about Busch and baseball by visiting the Today in History section, then clicking the links below.
August Anheuser Busch Jr. Was Born from America’s Library
It’s the Beer: American Beer Celebrated in Music In The Muse blog September 27, 2017
Primary Source Spotlight: Baseball primary source collections
Primary Source Learning: Baseball primary source teaching & learning resources