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    1939 Babe Ruth and Christy Walsh Original Photograph. This lot represents material directly from "The Christy Walsh Estate," which has been in storage since his passing in 1955 and now brought to surface by his descendants. All of this correspondence have been stored in the original files Christy had since 1921 and represents his own personal mementos, business affairs etc. particularly that with Babe Ruth. The first true super agent!

    Depicted at the New York World's Fair where they exhibited the baseball portion of the Academy of Sport. This stunning 8x10" original image shows Ruth hiding a cigar in his hand. Reverse is stamped "Photo from Academy of Sport World's Fair, New York Christy Walsh, Director of Sports Photo by M. Wegweiser."


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    7th Sunday
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