Baseball, signed by the 1949 Philadelphia Phillies

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Description
Baseball signed by the 1949 Philadelphia Phillies. That season the Phillies finished 81-73, 3rd in the National League.
Autographs include Schoolboy Rowe; Curt Simmons; Stan Lopato; Robin Roberts; Dick Sisler; Eddie Miller; Granny Hamner; Willie Jones; Bill Nicholson; Richie Ashburn; Del Ennis; Andy Seminick; Stan Hollmig; Eddie Waitkus; Mike Goliat; Buddy Blattner; Ken Heintzelman; Russ Meyer; Hank Borowy; Curt Simmons; Jim Konstanty.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1949
associated institution
Philadelphia Phillies
maker
Harwood
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Natick
Physical Description
rubber (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
wool (overall material)
white (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
ID Number
CL.310547.135
accession number
310547
catalog number
310547.135
subject
Baseball
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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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