Baseball, signed by the 1949 St. Louis Cardinals

Description
Baseball signed by the 1949 St. Louis Cardinals. That year the Cardinals finished 96-58, second in the National League.
Autographs include Marty Marion; Enos Slaughter; Nippy Jones; Frank Lane; Red Munger; Stan Musial; Joe Garagiola; Fred Martin; Bill Reeder; Gerry Staley; Bill Baker; Ted Wilks; Red Schoendienst; Rocky Nelson; Chuck Diering; Max Lanier; Al Brazle; Del Rice; Ron Northey; Eddie Kazak; Howie Pollett.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
date made
1949
associated institution
St. Louis Cardinals
maker
Wilson Sporting Goods Company
Physical Description
cork (overall material)
wool (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
United States: Illinois, Enos
ID Number
CL*310547.152
accession number
310547
catalog number
310547.152
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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