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Nice print of the Chicago baseball team...



Item # 666214

June 06, 1885

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, June 6, 1885 

* Chicago White Stockings w/ Cap Anson

The front page shows the parade of 60,000 Sunday school children in Prospect Park. Page 5 has a very nice half page print captioned: "Illinois--The Chicago Baseball Club" showing the entire team in uniform, with a nice article on them on another page. Another print shows children dancing around the May Pole, plus a halfpg. montage of 7 prints of "Decoration Day at Antietam--Scenes on the Battlefield."
Sixteen pages, nice condition.

Category: Post-Civil War