Museum logo

Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Title Babe Ruth Envelope
Description This item is a envelope mailed to Babe Ruth from Oak Lawn resident Ralph Granat located at 9802 54th Avenue. At the time of the mailing Babe Ruth was playing his final season with the New York Yankees. The Chicago PO Box was connected to a contest sponsored by Quaker Oats Cereal which offered prizes such as bats, gloves, and trips.
Date 08/16/1934
Accession Number 2014.117.001
Classification Postal Services
Sports/Baseball
Business & Commerce
Search Terms Envelopes
Businesses