Baseball, signed by the 1953 Cleveland Indians

Description
Baseball signed by the 1953 Cleveland Indians. That season, the Indians finished 92-62, 2nd in the American League.
Autographs include Al Lopez; Al Rosen; Bill Glynn; Bobby Avila; George Strickland; Wally Westlake; Larry Doby; Dale Mitchell; Jim Hegan; Harry Simpson; Luke Easter; Bob Kennedy; Ray Boone; Bob Lemon; Mike Garcia; Early Wynn; Bob Feller; Dave Hoskins; Art Houtteman; Bob Hooper.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
date made
1953
associated institution
Cleveland Indians
maker
MacGregor GoldSmith Inc.
Physical Description
cork (overall material)
wool (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
place made
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
ID Number
CL*310547.132
accession number
310547
catalog number
310547.132
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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