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    1920's Basketball in Japan Photographs & Publications. Dr. Naismith was very proud of his game's international reach, which is illustrated in this lot. 1) 1915 photograph taken of first basketball game in Japan. 4x5.5". VG. 2) 1925 Japan YMCA basketball training photograph. 4x6". EX. 3) 1927 Japan YMCA bulletin. Ten pages, almost entirely in Japanese language. 4) Small booklet sent to basketball teams intending to participate in the cancelled 1940 Tokyo Olympic Games, dating from shortly after Dr. Naismith's death. VG-EX.

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    December, 2006
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