Baseball, signed by the 1937 New York Yankees

Description
Baseball signed by the 1937 New York Yankees. That season the Yankees finished 102-25, defeating the New York Giants 4 games to 1 to win the World Series.
Autographs include Joe DiMaggio; Lou Gehrig; Tony Lazzeri; Lefty Gomez; Frankie Crosetti; Red Rolfe; Myril Hoag; Jake Powell; Bill Dickey; George Selkirk; Tommy Henrich; Don Heffner; Red Ruffing; Bump Hadley; Monte Pearson; Johnny Murphy; Pat Malone; Kemp WIcker; Spud Chandler; Frank Makosky.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
date made
1937
signer
DiMaggio, Joe
Gehrig, Lou
Lazzeri, Tony
Gomez, Lefty
maker
A. J. Reach Co.
Physical Description
cork (overall material)
wool (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
ID Number
CL*310547.123
accession number
310547
catalog number
310547.123
subject
Baseball
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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