Official National League Baseball

Description
Official National League Baseball. It is imprinted with the signature of Ford Frick (1894-1974) who served as President of the National League from 1934-1954. Frick later served as Commissioner of Major League Baseball from 1951-1965.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1950
referenced
Frick, Ford
maker
Spalding
Physical Description
horsehide (overall material)
cushioned cork (overall material)
yarn (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
ID Number
1986.0702.02
accession number
1986.0702
catalog number
1986.0702.02
Credit Line
Gift in the Memory of Daniel Ray Hoak
subject
Baseball
Sports
Professional
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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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