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    1910's-40's Negro League Letterhead & Photography Lot. Collectors of this historic yet woefully underdocumented League will find much to love within this offering of paperwork and photos. Featured are: 1) 1949 Winston-Salem Pond Giants Baseball Club typed letter on letterhead with mailing envelope. 2) 1931 Hilldale Club, Inc. handwritten letter on letterhead with mailing envelope. 3) 1915 The Rainbow Baseball Club (Pekin, Ill) typed letter on letterhead. 4) 1947 "Baseball Enterprises" typed letter discussing Hall of Famer Alex Pompez. 5) 1932 Syd Pollock's Cubans typed letter on letterhead. 6) 1915 Maroons (Rockford, Ill) typed letter on letterhead. 7) 1949 Syd Pollock typed letter discussing "Peanuts" Davis and Satchel Paige. 8) 1941 Homestead Grays 7.5x9.5" photo (G-VG). 9) 1949 Memphis Red Sox players photo, unidentified. 6.5x9", VG. 10) 1946 Indianapolis Clowns players photo, identified on verso in pencil. 8x10", VG. 11) Circa 1930 inscribed snapshot (2.5x3.5") of "Santiago" player, reading "To a good friend and manager Webster M. Donald from Bert Hunter." Photo VG, auto NRMT. 12) 1929 inscribed (on reverse) snapshot (2.5x3.5") of "Giants" player, reading "Always keep this to remember me, Carl L Glass." Photo VG, auto NRMT. 13) 1953 Kansas City Monarchs 8x10" photo with facsimile signatures, pictures Ernie Banks. Guide Value or Estimate: $800 - $1,200.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Framed - without Glass, Large (view shipping information)

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2008
    18th Saturday
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