Mack Park

Mack Park was the original home field of Detroit’s Negro National League baseball franchise, the Detroit Stars. It was constructed in 1914 by Joe Roesink, sponsor of a local semi-professional team, a Dutchman of Jewish descent born in Grand Rapids who owned a chain of haberdasheries.

Read more about Mack Park:  Location, Specifics, Tenants, Fire, Rebuilding and Ultimate Destruction

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    Therefore awake! make haste, I say,
    And let us, without staying,
    All in our gowns of green so gay
    Into the Park a-maying!
    Unknown. Sister, Awake! (L. 9–12)