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    1890 James Naismith Cabinet Photograph. Stirring studio portrait captures the sporting legend just before he would change the athletic world with his invention. A handwritten "1890" in daughter Hellen's hand, and the Montreal studio's mark, date this piece to just before his departure from Canada to Springfield, Massachusetts, where history would be made. Typical edge wear and scattered creases cannot diminish the tremendous visual appeal. Size is 4x6.5".

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    December, 2006
    15th Friday
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