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    1923 Lou Gehrig in Columbia University Baseball Uniform Original Glass Plate Negative. Born and educated on the island of Manhattan, this native son of the Big Apple would get his big break the year this image was captured, making his New York Yankees debut during the team's first World Championship campaign. Surely it goes without saying that the survival of this delicate original negative is a miracle in its own right, a fine tribute to a man famed for his durability. The negative measures 5x4" and, short of a couple small scratches at lower left, visible in our catalog imagery, remains in effectively as-new condition in its original filing envelope. The negative will be capable of producing high-quality prints to this day.

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