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Joe DiMaggio

(Photo by Dana Brooks ©)

Subject(s): Joe DiMaggio
Sport: Baseball

Location: National Italian American Sports HOF, Chicago, IL
Unveiled: 20/5/1991
Sculptor: Ferdinand Rebecchini
Material: Bronze
Status: In Situ

Inscription(s):
Inscribed on plinth, both sides: JOSEPH PAUL DIMAGGIO. THE YANKEE CLIPPER.

Plaque: A GIFT OF ANHEUSER-BUSCH INCORPORATED AND THE EDWARD J DEBARTOLO CORPORATION. THIS STATUE DEDICATED ON MAY 18 1991 COMMEMORATES THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF ONE OF BASEBALL'S GREATEST ACHIEVEMENTS -- JOSEPH PAUL DIMAGGIO'S 56 GAME HITTING STREAK.

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(Photo by Wayne Lorentz/Courtesy of Chicago Architecture Info ©)

(Photo by Wayne Lorentz/Courtesy of Chicago Architecture Info ©)

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