Baseball, signed by the 1949 Boston Braves

Baseball signed by the 1949 Boston Braves. That season the Braves finished 75-79, 4th in the National League.
Autographs include Johnny Sain; Warren Spahn; Elbie Fletcher; Eddie Stanky; Al Dark; Bob Elliott; Tommy Holmes; Jim Russell; Marv Rickert; Bill Salkeld; Sibby Sisti; Del Crandall; Pete Reiser; Ed Sauer; Connie Ryan; Jeff Heath; Vern Bickford; Bill Voiselle; Nels Potter; Johnny Antonelli; Bob Hall.
Currently not on view
Object Name
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
date made
associated institution
Milwaukee Braves
A. J. Reach Co.
Physical Description
leather (overall material)
cork (overall material)
yarn (overall material)
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
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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