Baseball, signed by the 1949 Philadelphia Athletics

Baseball, signed by the 1949 Philadelphia Athletics

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Description
Baseball signed by the 1949 Philadelphia Athletics. That season, the A's finished 81-73, 5th in the American League.
Autographs include Connie Mack; Eddie Frost; Nellie Fox; Ferris Fain; Pete Suder; Eddie Joost; Hank Majeski; Wally Moses; Sam Chapman; Elmer Valo; Mike Guerra; Don White; Taffy Wright; Alex Kellner; Joe Coleman; Lou Brissie; Dick Fowler; Carl Scheib; Bobby Shantz.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
date made
1949
signer
Mack, Connie
Frost, Eddie
Fox, Nellie
maker
Harwood
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Natick
Physical Description
cork (overall material)
wool (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
ID Number
CL.310547.129
accession number
310547
catalog number
310547.129
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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