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    1939 Lou Gehrig Ends His Streak Original News Photograph, PSA/DNA Type 1. Heartbreaking image dates to May 2, 1939, the day the noble Iron Horse surrendered his first base to Babe Dahlgren, ending his 2,130 consecutive game streak. Here he wishes the youngster well on the steps of the Briggs Stadium (Detroit) visitors' dugout. Scattered minor creasing is evident upon close inspection, and a tear that stops just short of Gehrig's cap has been secured with vintage tape on reverse. Certainly any condition issues must be forgiven in light of the extraordinary significance of this rare photo. Dimensions 7x9". LOA from PSA/DNA, Type 1.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    5th-7th Thursday-Saturday
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