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    1939 Lou Gehrig Wire Photograph. The definitive portrait of the brave and tragic Yankees Hall of Famer, snapped just two months before he was forced to bench himself and end his historic consecutive games streak for the good of the team. We've always thought it a bit of a shame to frame a vintage autograph beneath a modern photographic print, so if you feel the same way, this would make a perfect pairing for your Gehrig autograph. U.P.I. stamping on verso, with handwritten date of "3/4/39." Condition is an impressive NRMT, with dimensions of 7x9".

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2005
    29th Saturday
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