Image ID
ICHi-065142
Headline
Football used in the 1940 National Football League Championship Game
Date Depicted
1940
Date Created
1940
Artwork/Object Depicted
footballs;objects
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2014, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-065142
Inventory Number
1968.985
Storage Location
DIA
Max Pixels - Height
2704
Max Pixels - Width
4064
KEYWORDS
1968.985
Washington (D.C.)
Chicago Bears (Football team)
sports
football
autographs
i065142
i65142
ICHi-65142
football used in the 1940 national football league championship game

Football with autographs of members of the 1940 Chicago Bears football team, circa 1940. This football was used in the Chicago Bear's 73-0 victory over the Washington Redskins in the National Football League Championship Game in Washington D.C., Dec. 8, 1940.

Football with autographs of members of the 1940 Chicago Bears football team, circa 1940. This football was used in the Chicago Bear's 73-0 victory over the Washington Redskins in the National Football League Championship Game in Washington D.C., Dec. 8, 1940.

12/19/2011