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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.
Joe DiMaggio and Others News Service Photos Collection (13) Including Lou Gehrig (2)
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