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The Peace Keeper

The Peace Keeper

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Object Name
handmade baseball bat
baseball bat
date made
1978
c.1970
place made
United States: California, La Puente
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
electrical tape (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 22 in x 2 in; 55.88 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
2017.0065.01
catalog number
2017.0065.01
accession number
2017.0065
Credit Line
Gift of Howard and Randall Martinez
subject
Baseball
Latinos and Baseball
Latino
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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