Object Lesson: When the Boys of Summer Wore Wool

Printer-friendly versionSend by email

objectlessonheader.jpg
A monthly feature highlighting the artifact collection of the University Archives.

Thick wool, short sleeves, full collar, and felt letters in a semi-circle: what you see is what you get. Little is known about the origins of this baseball team jersey, but it still serves as a tangible connection to the sporting past of the university. Even without much supporting documentation, a little digging in the Archives yields some fruit.