1920s-1990s New York Yankees Group with Ruth Wire Photo 
Lot Number 234
 
Quantity: Bid Starts: 03/17/2008 10:00:00 
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Baseball’s most successful franchise is the focus of this 1920s-1990s New York Yankees memorabilia group. A selection of black ink autographs from Joe DiMaggio is also present. Included are 1.) circa 1920s wire photo with Babe Ruth saluting General Pershing (GD, Henry Miller back stamp and tag); 2.) 4/25/23 The North American front page with Ruth and President Harding (18 x 22-1/2, GD); 3.) 6/21/30 The Pathfinder with Ruth on cover (GD, subscription tag); 4.) dated 1932 German Handbook of Sport with Babe Ruth stamp affixed (VG); 5.) 4/16/32 Liberty Magazine with Ruth on cover (GD); 6.) dated 1948 Who’s Who in the Major Leagues, Sixteenth Edition (GD dust jacket, EX book); 7.) dated 1950 Who’s Who in the Major Leagues Eighteenth Edition (GD dust jacket, EX book); 8.) dated 1957 World Series Ballantine Beer stand up scoreboard display (GD, scored, 14-3/4 x 18); 9.) dated 1979 Baseball’s Greatest Team prints complete set (#/1000, 11 prints with Ruth and Gehrig); 10.) 7/16/91 signed Gateway Cachet of DiMaggio (d.1999, “8”) and 11.) framed and matted 14x19 signed DiMaggio photograph (“7”). Signatures come with an auction COA from James Spence Authentications. 
 
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