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    Mid 1940's Babe Ruth Signed Photographs Lot of 2. Greenwood Lake is an interstate lake approximately seven miles long, straddling the border of New Jersey and New York. In the late 1800's, the enlarged lake began to attract tourists and was known for the operation of several steamboats, which could carry hundreds of passengers at a time. Offered here is a pair of photographs featuring Babe Ruth's visit to the village of Greenlake, New York, which is a tiny village at the north end of the lake. Included is a 3.75x5" image of Ruth and a group of women from the village, in addition to a close up of Ruth in his "All Americans" jacket (3.5x5"). Each photo is signed by the Sultan of Swat, while the first photo features an 8/10 exemplar and the other rates an impressive 9/10 quality. Light to moderate wear exhibited throughout. Full LOA from PSA/DNA. Full LOA from James Spence Authentication.

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