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Official Score Card, Philadelphia Athletics, 1949

Official Score Card, Philadelphia Athletics, 1949

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Description
Paper scorecard for a 1949 matchup between the Philadelphia Athletics and the Detroit Tigers. That year, the Athletics led by longtime owner/manager Connie Mack, finished 81-73, fifth in the American League.
The Athletics, also known as the A’s, played in Philadelphia from 1901-1954, where they won five World Series titles. They moved to Kansas City in 1955, relocating to Oakland in 1968.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Score Card and Program
program, baseball
Date made
1949
thru person
Rinsland, George
Associated Name
Philadelphia Athletics
Detroit Tigers
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6 3/8 in x 9 7/8 in; 16.1925 cm x 25.0825 cm
ID Number
CL.310547.093B
accession number
310547
catalog number
310547.093B
subject
Baseball
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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