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Baseball, signed by the 1975 Chicago Cubs

Baseball, signed by the 1975 Chicago Cubs

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Description
Autographed baseball signed by the members of the 1975 Chicago Cubs. That season the Cubs finished 75-97, 5th in the National League.
Autographs include Don Kessinger; Oscar Zampora; Manny Trillo; Rob Sperring; Bill Bonham; George Mitterwald; Vic Harris; Steve Stone; Jim Marshall; Rick Reuschel; Jim Tyrone; Ken Frailing.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
autographed baseball
baseball, autographed
date made
1975
referenced
Chicago Cubs
maker
King
Associated Place
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
cork (overall material)
yarn (overall material)
leather (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; x 7.62 cm
ID Number
1999.0265.074
accession number
1999.0265
catalog number
1999.0265.074
Credit Line
Gift of Lou Newman
subject
Baseball
Sports
Baseball
Professional
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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