Baseball, signed by Negro League Players

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
autographed baseball
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
Wilson Sporting Goods Company
Physical Description
leather (overall material)
white (overall color)
red (overall color)
black (overall color)
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Sports & Leisure
African American History
Autographed Baseballs
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Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
American Stories
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift from Mr. William Donn Rogosin
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