Baseball, signed by the 1949 Boston Red Sox

Description
Baseball signed by the 1949 Boston Red Sox. That season, the Red Sox finished 86-58, 2nd in the American League.
Autographs include Billy Goodman; Bobby Doerr; Vern Stephens; Johnny Pesky; Al Zarilla; Dom DiMaggio; Ted Williams; Birdie Tebbetts; Matt Batts; Mel Parnell; Ellis Kinder; Joe Dobson; Chuck Stobbs; Jack Kramer; Walt Masterson.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
signer
McCarthy, Joe
DiMaggio, Dom
Doerr, Bob
maker
Harwood
Physical Description
cork (overall material)
wool (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Natick
ID Number
CL*310547.133
accession number
310547
catalog number
310547.133
subject
Baseball
Sports & Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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