Baseball, signed by the 1949 Chicago White Sox

Description
Baseball signed by the 1949 Chicago White Sox. That season the White Sox finished 63-91, 6th in the American League.
Autographs include Luke Appling; Steve "Bud" Souchock; Ed Klieman; Fred Hancock; Mickey Haefner; Cass Michaels; Eddie Malone; Billy Pierce; Don Wheeler; Bob Kuzava; Floyd Baker; Howie Judson; Randy Gumpert; Marino "Chick" Pieretti; Ray Berres; Buster Mills.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
baseball
autographed baseball
baseball, autographed
date made
1949
associated institution
Chicago White Sox
maker
Harwood
Physical Description
leather (overall material)
cork (overall material)
yarn (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Natick
ID Number
CL*310547.118
accession number
CL*310547
catalog number
CL*310547.118
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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