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    1960's-1970's Significant Original Basketball Press Photo Lot of 380+. Let us stress that a vintage original basketball photo collection of this significance and clarity has rarely been offered at auction. With a large number of these press photos measuring at 8x10", and bearing original press stampings on the versos, many of the NBA's Greatest 50 Players are represented in their college and pro uniforms. Key players include: Bill Walton (3), Rick Barry (7), Sam Jones (8), Willis Reed (10), Dave Cowens (12), Bill Russell (8), Jerry West (20), Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (13), Julius Erving (11), John Havlicek (7), Lenny Wilkens (6), Pete Maravich (3), Elgin Baylor (8). Other keys include: Red Auerbach, Jack Ramsey, John Wooden, Bob McAdoo, Oscar Robertson, Clyde Frazier, Wilt Chamberlain, multiple important photos of the Harlem Globetrotters and many more.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2009
    6th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 18
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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