Baseball, signed by the 1953 New York Giants

Baseball, signed by the 1953 New York Giants

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Description
Baseball signed by the 1953 New York Giants. That season, the Giants finished at 70-84, 5th in the National League.
Autographs include Leo Durocher; Whitey Lockman; Davey Williams; Al Dark; Hank Thompson; Don Mueller; Bobby Thomson; Monte Irvin; Wes Westrum; Daryl Spencer; Bobby Hofman; Dusty Rhodes; Tookie Gilbert; Rubén Gómez; Jim Hearn; Larry Jansen; Hoyt Wilhelm; Sal Maglie; Dave Koslo; Al Corwin; Al Worthington.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
date made
1953
associated institution
New York Giants
maker
MacGregor
place made
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
Physical Description
cork (overall material)
wool (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
ID Number
CL.310547.139
accession number
310547
catalog number
310547.139
subject
Baseball
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
Sports & Leisure
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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