Baseball Cleats, Worn by Harry B. Mosley, circa 1920

Summary

Recreational sports leagues have been an important part of work life from the late 1800s to the present. Company-sponsored teams are thought to provide good advertising as well as a way to have employees "play hard" and work hard. This well-worn uniform was worn by a Lincoln Automobile Company worker in the greater Detroit area in the 1920s.

Recreational sports leagues have been an important part of work life from the late 1800s to the present. Company-sponsored teams are thought to provide good advertising as well as a way to have employees "play hard" and work hard. This well-worn uniform was worn by a Lincoln Automobile Company worker in the greater Detroit area in the 1920s.

Artifact

Athletic shoes

Date Made

circa 1920

Creators

Unknown

Henry Ford Museum
 On Exhibit

at Henry Ford Museum in Collections Platform

Object ID

90.293.1.4

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

Material

Leather
Metal

Baseball Uniform, Worn by Harry B. Mosley, circa 1...

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