Baseball, signed by the 1952 Brooklyn Dodgers

Description (Brief)
Baseball signed by the 1952 Brooklyn Dodgers. That season the Dodgers finished 96-57, 1st in the National League, losing to the New York Yankees in the World Series 4 games to 3.
Autographs include Jackie Robinson; Carl Erskine; Billy Cox; Roy Campanella; Gil Hodges; Duke Snider; Pee Wee Reese; Carl Furillo; Andy Pafko; George Shuba; Bobby Morgan; Billy Loes; Ben Wade; Preacher Roe; Joe Black; Chris Van Cuyk; Johnny Rutherford; Clem Labine.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
baseball
baseball, signed
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
date made
1952
signer
Robinson, Jackie
associated institution
Brooklyn Dodgers
maker
A. J. Reach Co.
Physical Description
cork (overall material)
wool (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
ID Number
CL*310547.154
accession number
310547
catalog number
310547.154
subject
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Baseball
Sports & Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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