Baseball, signed by the 1936 Boston Red Sox

Baseball, signed by the 1936 Boston Red Sox

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Baseball signed by the 1936 Boston Red Sox. That season the Red Sox finished 74-80, 6th in the American League.
Autographs include Jimmie Foxx; Al Schact; Roger Cramer; Ski. Melillo; Eric McNair; Billy Werber; Mel Almada; Dusty Cooke; Rick Ferrell; Heinie Manush; John Kroner; Joe Cronin; Wes Ferrell; Lefty Grove; Fritz Ostermueller; Johnny Marcum; Jack Wilson; Rube Walberg.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
date made
1936
associated institution
Boston Red Sox
maker
Reach Company
Physical Description
cork (overall material)
wool (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
ID Number
CL.310547.161
accession number
310547
catalog number
310547.161
subject
Baseball
See more items in
Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
Sports & Leisure
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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