Lot # 120: c.1910's-20's New York Giants Original Charles Conlon News Service Photos Collection (10)

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Item was in Auction "Spring, 2023 Premier Auction",
which ran from 4/9/2023 12:00 PM to
4/29/2023 9:00 PM

Unique collection of ten photos from baseball history's preeminent early on-field photographer, Charles Martin Conlon. Each example in this collection features a member of the c.1910's-20's New York Giants and includes either Conlon's personal credit stamping, handwritten notations, or both on verso. Varying degrees of wear associated with working news service photos can be found across the group, including: chipped corners, smudging, tears, and surface wrinkles. All photos measure 8" x 10" unless otherwise noted. Players included: 1) George Burns 2) Eddie Grant 3) Carmen Hill - full body 4) Carmen Hill - portrait 5) Red Murray 6) Emilio Palmero 7) Bill Rariden 8) Joe Schepner 9) Gus Sandberg 10) Vern Spencer. Collection is fresh to the hobby and originates from the archives of Photo File, Inc. where these photos have remained for several decades until the time of this sale.


George Burns, Eddie Grant, Joe Schepner, Vern Spencer, 

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