September 2014
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Headlining this archive of AP and Acme photos is a touching 1936 rookie-year shot with Lou Gehrig and two examples from the historic 1941 season—including Joltin' Joe's record-setting 56th consecutive-game hit. There are also great scenes of Dom DiMaggio. Sizes range from 6-1/4" x 6-1/2" to 8" x 10" and condition averages EX with typical newsroom wear such as peripheral handling, crop marks, editorial highlights and background masking. Nearly all retain their paper captions. Includes: 3/8/36 Joe DiMaggio/Lou Gehrig; 2/16/37 Joe DiMaggio/Dom DiMaggio (in Seals uniforms); 10/11/37 Joe DiMaggio (crossing home plate with Gehrig in background); 3/15/38 Joe DiMaggio (in Seals uniform); 1938 Chief Bender/Joe DiMaggio/Carl Hubbell; 7/24/39 Dom DiMaggio; 7/15/40 Dom DiMaggio (receiving PCL MVP); 7/9/41 Joe DiMaggio/George Sisler; 7/16/41 Joe DiMaggio (56th consecutive hit game); 7/9/46 Dom DiMaggio/Mickey Vernon/Ted Williams. Also included is a trio of Joe DiMaggio early-1940s wire photos with embedded captions—2 of the 3 relating to his WWII military service.

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Joe DiMaggio and Others News Service Photos Collection (13) Including Lou Gehrig (2)Joe DiMaggio and Others News Service Photos Collection (13) Including Lou Gehrig (2)Joe DiMaggio and Others News Service Photos Collection (13) Including Lou Gehrig (2)Joe DiMaggio and Others News Service Photos Collection (13) Including Lou Gehrig (2)
Joe DiMaggio and Others News Service Photos Collection (13) Including Lou Gehrig (2)Joe DiMaggio and Others News Service Photos Collection (13) Including Lou Gehrig (2)Joe DiMaggio and Others News Service Photos Collection (13) Including Lou Gehrig (2)Joe DiMaggio and Others News Service Photos Collection (13) Including Lou Gehrig (2)
Joe DiMaggio and Others News Service Photos Collection (13) Including Lou Gehrig (2)
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Minimum Bid: $200
Final Bid(Includes Buyers Premium): $777
Number of Bids: 15
Auction closed on: 9/4/2014