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Rawlings Baseball From Vietnam Veteran David Williams

Citation

“Rawlings Baseball From Vietnam Veteran David Williams,” Madison Historical, accessed November 30, 2021, https://madison-historical.siue.edu/archive/items/show/1032.

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Description

This baseball belongs to David Williams, a resident of Bethalto and baseball player. Williams is a veteran of the Vietnam War who played baseball while serving in Vietnam. He obtained this particular baseball after returning from Vietnam.

This baseball was photographed as part of a Madison Historical class visit to Civic Memorial High School in spring 2018. It was brought to class by David Williams' son, Jacob Williams.

Subjects

  • culture
  • Bethalto
  • sports

Contributor

  • Williams, David

Date

1970-1990

Relevant Encyclopedia Article

Type

  • Object

Format

  • Color photograph of object
  • jpg

Coverage

  • Bethalto, Illinois
  • 1970s - 1990s

Identifier

  • Williams-Jacob-Ob-0001
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