Flyer advertising the Ball and Bat Fund held for Soldiers Overseas during World War I

Flyer advertising the Ball and Bat Fund held for Soldiers Overseas during World War I

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Description (Brief)
Flyer for the Ball and Bat Fund is white with red printing with a soldier with a megaphone on the left hand side of the flyer. The Ball and Bat Fund was set up by baseball commissioner Clark C. Griffith to raise money to send sports equipment over to the soldiers fighting in Europe during World War I.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flyer, baseball
Physical Description
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 20 cm x 9 cm; 7 7/8 in x 3 17/32 in
ID Number
1996.3081.05
nonaccession number
1996.3081
catalog number
1996.3081.05
Credit Line
Gift of Pamela Michele Dixon in honor of Bernice Delores Eller
subject
Sports
Baseball
recreational
World War I
Philanthropy
World War I
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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