Lot # 98: 1904-09 New York Giants News Service Photo Collection by Charles Conlon (3)

Starting Bid: $100.00

Bids: 11 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "Winter, 2023 Set Builder Auction",
which ran from 1/28/2023 12:00 AM to
2/11/2023 9:00 PM

Grouping of three 8" x 10" New York Giants photos from the lens of photographer Charles Martin Conlon. Includes: 1) Red Ames 2) Moose McCormick 3) Fred Merkle. Both Fred Merkle and Moose McCormick were shot in 1909 at the Polo Grounds and are guaranteed to be Type 1 photos if submitted to PSA for authentication. Red Ames features a fantastic 1904 image but was printed sometime in the 1910's. Ames is guaranteed to be a Type 2 photo if submitted to PSA for authentication. Ames displays a large crease on the right side, running the length of the photo from top to bottom edge. Otherwise, all three photos display typical wear from handling common to news service photos of this type. All three photos include Charles Conlon's personal stamping on verso along with Conlon's handwritten identifiers of each player.  Three photos total.

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