Baseball, signed by Negro League Players

Description
Baseball, signed by various Negro League stars. These players played the majority of their careers between 1935-1950.
Autographs include Jimmie Crutchfield; Monte Irvin; Buck Leonard; Quincy Troppe; Chico Renfroe; Buck O'Neil; Connie Johnson; Chet Brewer; Pat Patterson; Satchel Paige; Joe Black; Minne Minoso; Judy Johnson; Andy Porter; Sammy T. Hughes; Hilton Smith; Newton Allen.
Object Name
baseball
autographed baseball
signer
Minoso, Minnie
Johnson, Judy
Porter, Andy
Hughes, Sammy T.
Irvin, Monte
Leonard, Walter F.
Trouppe, Quincy
Renfroe, Chico
O'Neil, Buck
Johnson, Connie
Brewer, Chet
Patterson, Pat
Black, Joe
Allen, Newton
Smith, Hilton
Paige, Satchel
Crutchfield, Jimmie
maker
Wilson Sporting Goods Company
Physical Description
leather (overall material)
white (overall color)
red (overall color)
black (overall color)
ID Number
1981.0180.01
catalog number
1981.0180.01
accession number
1981.0180
subject
Baseball
African American History
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
Sports & Leisure
Exhibition
American Stories
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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