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1920s-1930s Babe Ruth News Service Photos Lot (8)

Lot Number 634

Quantity: Bid Starts: 08/01/2016 12:00:00 
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Diverse and interesting content takes center stage in these original Type I photos, featuring three Underwood & Underwood examples. Typical newsroom usage in the form of general surface handling wear throughout. Includes: 1) 1920s 3-1/4 x 4-1/2" captioned snapshot of Ruth on horseback beside Olean, NY Mayor Fred Forness at Forness Field. 2) 1925 U&U 7 x 8-1/4" with Army Mule at Army-Navy Game. 3) 1925 U&U 7x9 in wheelchair at St. Vincent's Hospital with daughter Dorothy on lap. 4) 1920s Westchester Photo Service 8x10 (heavy wear w/tape-repaired upper-center tear). 5) 1935 8x10 while golfing in England with noted golfer Arthur Havers. 6) 1930s U&U 7x9 on Hollywood set with baseball actor. 7) 1930s Acme Newspictures 6x8 with Jacob Ruppert. 8) Acme Newspictures 8x10 batting scene (appears to be Type III and bears staining at bottom).



 
 
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