Baseball, signed by the 1949 New York Giants

Description
Baseball signed by the 1949 New York Giants. That season the Giants finished 73-81, 5th in the National League.
Autographs include Leo Durocher; Bob Thomson; Sam Webb; Don Mueller; Johnny Mize; Hank Thompson; Buddy Kerr; Sid Gordon; Willard Marshall; Whitey Lockman; Wes Westrum; Bill Rigney; Jack Lohrke; Ray Mueller; Walker Cooper; Larry Jansen; Monty Kennedy; Dave Koslo; Sheldon Jones.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
date made
1949
associated institution
New York Giants
maker
Harwood
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
cork (overal material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Natick
ID Number
CL*310547.137
accession number
310547
catalog number
310547.137
subject
Baseball
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
Sports & Leisure
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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