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Object ID # 2004.001.001
Object Name Bat, Baseball
Title Hillerrich & Bradsby Co. Baseball Bat
Lexicon category 9: Recreational Artifacts
Year Range from 1950
Year Range to 1960
Made Hillerich & Bradsby Co.
Place of Origin Dresden, Ontario
Description One wooden baseball bat with the following stamped on it: "Louisville Slugger / Made in Canada / HILLERICH & BRADSBY CO. DRESDEN, ONT. / Trade Mark Reg. Canada / 125"

Makers mark Ink stamped?
Provenance Belonged to Douglas Boddy, a former Owen Sounder who played a lot of sports in the 1950s. Marie Herbert found this item in her Owen Sound apartment, where Mr. Boddy had previously resided.
Collection Sporting & Recreational Equipment, 20th-c Collection
Material Wood/Ink
Dimensions L-88.5 Dia-6.4 cm
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
Subjects Baseball
Sports
Sporting goods
Bats