Baseball, signed by the 1949 Cleveland Indians

Description
Baseball signed by the 1949 Cleveland Indians. That season the Indians finished 89-65, 3rd in the American League.
Autographs include Lou Boudreau; Mickey Vernon; Early Wynn; Bob Lernon; Joe Gordon; Ken Keltner; Bob Kennedy; Larry Doby; Dale Mitchell; Jim Hegan; Ray Boone; Thurman Tucker; Bob Lemon; Bob Feller; Mike Garcia; Early Wynn; Al Benton; Gene Bearden; Steve Gromek; Satchel Paige.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
date made
1949
associated institution
Cleveland Indians
signer
Boudreau, Lou
Vernon, Mickey
Wynn, Early
Lernon, Bob
maker
A. J. Reach Co.
Physical Description
cork (overall material)
wool (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
ID Number
CL*310547.131
catalog number
310547.131
accession number
310547
subject
Baseball
Sports & Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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