The papers of Edward Bolden (1878 - 1946), entrepreneur and Federal employee cover the period from 1910 to the 1980s and is contained in two boxes of approximately one linear foot. The collection was donated by Hilda Bolden Shorter, the daughter of Edward Bolden, in 1984. The collection primarily traces Bolden's career in Negro baseball from 1910 until the 1940s; however, the majority of the papers span the period from 1920 to 1940.
Staff, MSRC, "BOLDEN, ED" (2015). Manuscript Division Finding Aids. 14.