Baseball, signed by the 1957 Milwaukee Braves

Description
Baseball signed by the 1957 Milwaukee Braves. That year the Braves finished 95-59, 1st in the National League. The team defeated the New York Yankees to win the World Series 4 games to 3.
Autographs include Warren Spahn; Satchel Paige; Johnny Sain; Eddie Mathews; Del Crandall; Red Schoendienst; Joe Adcock; Andy Pafko; Bob Hazle; Frank Torre; Felix Mantilla; Lew Burdette; Del Rice; Carl Sawatski; Nippy Jones; Juan Pizarro; Ernie Johnson; Bob Buhl; John DeMerit.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
date made
1957
maker
Spalding
Physical Description
cork (overall material)
wool (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
Measurements
3
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Chicopee
ID Number
CL*310547.146
catalog number
310547.146
accession number
310547
subject
Baseball
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Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
Sports & Leisure
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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