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Associated institution:
Saint Louis Cardinals  Search this
User:
Musial, Stan  Search this
Maker:
Hillerich & Bradsby Co.  Search this
Louisville Slugger  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal, brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 34 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in; 87.63 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
bat
baseball bat
Place Made:
United States: Kentucky, Louisville
Date made:
1958
Description:
St. Louis Cardinal Stan "The Man" Musial (b. 1920) used this Louisville Slugger to collect his 3,000th hit on May 13, 1958, in Chicago's Wrigley Field. The umpires later presented him with the bat.
Subject:
Baseball  Search this
Sports  Search this
Professional  Search this
ID Number:
1979.0620.01
Accession number:
1979.0620
Catalog number:
1979.0620.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Many Voices, One Nation
Exhibition:
Many Voices, One Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-7c28-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_676820