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Baseball, autographed by Connie Mack.

Baseball, autographed by Connie Mack.

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Baseball autographed by former Philadelphia Athletics manager Connie Mack (1862-1956).
Born Cornelius Alexander McGillicuddy, Mack played in the major leagues from 1886-1896. In 1901 he was named manager of the Philadelphia Athletics, a position he would hold for 50 years. During his tenure he became the sport's all-time winningest manager, accumulating 3,776 victories and leading the A's to 9 American League pennants and 5 World Series Championships.
Currently not on view
Object Name
baseball, autographed
autographed baseball
Mack, Connie
Physical Description
cork (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
yarn (overall material)
horesehide (overall material)
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Juliana C. Jones and Robert M. Jones in memory of Thomas J. Jones
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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