Yankee Stadium Ticket Booth

Description
This 1923 ticket booth is from Yankee Stadium, called "The House that Ruth Built" because the star slugger, Babe Ruth (1895–1948), revitalized the game, bringing in thousands of new fans.
Object Name
ticket booth
Date made
1923
played at
Ruth, Babe
user
New York Yankees
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 91 in x 82 in x 82 in; 231.14 cm x 208.28 cm x 208.28 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, Bronx
associated institution
United States: New York, Bronx, Yankee Stadium
ID Number
CL*310894.01
accession number
310894
catalog number
310894.01
subject
Baseball
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Sports & Leisure
Exhibition
Museum of the City of New York
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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