Lot # 80: Framed 1914 Boston Red Sox Panoramic Team Photograph w/Tris Speaker (HOF)

Starting Bid: $500.00

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Item was in Auction "Fall, 2023 Premier Auction",
which ran from 11/5/2023 12:00 AM to
11/25/2023 9:00 PM

This panoramic photo, taken at Boston's famous Fenway Park in 1914, captures 25 members of the Boston Red Sox as they pose shoulder to shoulder in front of the dugout. Included in the photo are future Hall of Fame players Tris Speaker and Harry Hooper, as well as Ernie Shore, "Smokey" Joe Wood, player/manager Bill Carrigan, Dutch Leonard, Ernie Shore, Rube Foster, Pinch Thomas, Dick Hoblitzell, Ray Collins and Duffy Lewis. Each of the players is identified by white lettering positioned directly below their respective positions in the image. The photographer's copyright notice ("1914 Darley and George”) appears along the bottom. The caption along the bottom (in white lettering) reads "Boston 'Red Sox' American League at Fenway Park, Aug. 19, 1914." Framed and matted to a finished size of approximately 41" x 13", this historic piece featuring the A.L. runners-up from that season.

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