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Baseball, signed by the 1933 New York Giants

Baseball, signed by the 1933 New York Giants

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Baseball signed by the 1933 New York Giants. That season the Giants went 91-61, winning the National League and beating the Washington Senators in the World Series 4 games to 1.
Autographs include Mel Ott; Carl Hubbell; Bill Terry; Hughie Critz; Blondy Ryan; Johnny Vergez; Kiddo Davis; Jo-Jo Moore; Gus Mancuso; Lefty O’Doul; Sam Leslie; Hal Schumacher; Freddie Fitzsimmons; Roy Parmelee; Hi Bell; Dolf Luque.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
date made
1933
associated institution
New York Giants
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.310547.136
accession number
310547
catalog number
310547.136
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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