We value the privacy of all who
visit this website. We think it is important that all of our visitors
understand our policies with regard to the information that we collect
about those who visit this website.
We neither solicit nor collect personal information about
visitors to this site.
- Use of this site requires no sign-up or registration, and no
information is solicited from those who wish to view the content
of this website or to participate in any interactive activity
found on this website (such as our Negro League Baseball Trivia
- Unless you wish to contact us via the form contained on our
"Contact Us" page you will neither be asked nor required
to disclose any information to us that would personally identify
- If you do choose to initiate contact with us via our online
"Contact Us" form you will be asked to provide us with
your name and return email address so that we may appropriately
respond to your communication. This information will be used only
for the purpose of communicating with you concerning the specific
subject matter of your communication to us.
- Throughout our site you may see a feature labeled "Send
this page to a friend." When you utilize this feature you
will be asked to provide your name and address, and your name
and address will be used by our system to generate an email communication
to the person(s) your specify on the form. Our system does not
retain your name or email address after email to your designated
recipient(s) has been been generated and sent. Likewise, we do
not record the name(s) or email address(es) of any person(s) to
whom you have sent a page referral.
"Cookies" And How We Use Them
Cookies help track a person’s “session” while
online. They are used on our site to gather basic tracking information
and to monitor the presentation of advertisements. They are especially
necessary when playing an interactive game or ordering a product
online. Cookies are not related to any personally identifiable information
and are not used to retrieve information from your computer that
was not originally sent in a cookie.
In some instances, advertisers will set cookies on our site. These
cookies are not related to any personally identifiable information
that we have collected but are for monitoring and tracking ad impressions.
Many browsers are set to accept cookies. You may prefer to set
areas of the site will not function properly if you do so. This
is especially likely when trying to order a product or play an online
Log Files: What They Contain And How We Use Them
Our system maintains a log of all files activity on our website
and mail server. With respect to each access of our web server the
following information is recorded in log files:
- The time of each request made to our web server;
- The type of request made to our server;
- IP address from which any request to our server is made;
- The URL from which the access attempt was referred;
- The specific page or other element requested;
- The type and version of web browser making the request;
- Technical information relating to the performance of our server
in responding to requests.
We analyze our log files in order to monitor performance of our
website, assess traffic levels and demands upon our server resources,
and to produce statistical data relating to the number of people
who are visiting our website and how they are locating our site
(search engines, links in online publications, links in other websites,
etc.). Our log files do not contain any information
that would personally identify any visitor to our website.
How We Use Personal Information
Any information that you may provide to us that would personally
identify you is treated with a high degree of confidentiality and
will be utilized only for the purpose of responding to any communication
that you send to us. Such information will not be used for any commercial
purpose and will not be sold, shared or otherwise distributed to
outside organizations, companies or firms.
We do, however, reserve the right to utilize any information in
our possession to (a) protect the security and integrity of our
servers, website and staff, (b) cooperate with law enforcement officials
in the conduct of a criminal investigation, (c) respond to any order
from a court of law to produce such information, and (d) comply
with any law or regulation directed at furthering the national security
of the United States.
Child Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)
Children’s Privacy: COPPA requires that parents be allowed
to review their child’s personal information, have it deleted
and refuse to allow further collection or use of that personal information.
We do not knowingly collect any information form any person
under the age of 13. Children under 13 years of age are
permitted to utilize our website and participate in any activities
that may be available on our website with the exception that such
children are not permitted to initiate contact with us via our "Contact
However, should a person under the age of 13 initiate a communication
with us (such as using our "Contact Us" form to ask us
a question about some aspect of Negro League history), and should
we know that such person is under the age of 13, we will delete
the child's name and email address promptly after responding one
time to such request for information. Our response will contain
a notification that any further requests for information must be
made by the child's parent.