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Baseball: nice print of John Montgomery Ward...
Item # 646791
September 7, 1889
FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Sept. 7, 1889 Inside has a nice 6 by 4 1/3 inch print of: "John Montgomery Ward, The Famous Short-Stop, New York Base-Ball Club." Includes a brief biography of Montgomery, a member of the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Other prints include a full ftpg: "Scene at Quarantine..." "Lake George..." "Scene on the Grounds of the Hoboken Turtle Club..." "Scene at the Sheepshead Bay Racing Course" "Maine - A Fishing Camp - Music and Supper" "New York City - Building Contrasts..." "...Mrs. Bruce Ismay" whose husband would earn infamous fame 23 years later for being the highest ranking officer of the Titanic (he was manager of the White Star Line) to survive the sinking.
Sixteen pages, very nice, clean condition.
Category: Post-Civil War