Baseball, signed by the 1957 Washington Senators

Description
Baseball signed by members of the 1957 Washington Senators. That season the Senators finished 55-99, 8th in the National League.
Autographs include Herb Plews; Cookie Lavagetto; Chuck Stobbs; Pete Runnels; Dick Hyde; Bill Jurges; Bud Byerly; Jerry Snyder; Tex Clevenger; Bob Usher; Pedro Ramos; Camilo Pascual; Ed Fitz Gerald; Joe Black; Roy Sievers; Ted Abernathy; Jerry Schoonmaker; Rocky Bridges; Jim Lemon; Ellis Clary; Walter Beck.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ball
autographed baseball
baseball, autographed
date made
1957
referenced
Washington Senators
Physical Description
horsehide (overall material)
cork (overall material)
wool (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
ID Number
2002.0124.05
accession number
2002.0124
catalog number
2002.0124.05
subject
Sports
Autographed Baseballs
Baseball
Professional
Stadiums
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Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Charlie Brotman
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