Baseball, signed by the 1949 New York Giants

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.
Currently not on view
Object Name
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
date made
associated institution
New York Giants
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
cork (overal material)
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Natick
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Sports & Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
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Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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