Lot # 124: April, 1897 Wesleyan vs. NYU Official Scorecard w/Cuban Giants Reference

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Item was in Auction "Spring, 2024 Premier Auction",
which ran from 3/11/2024 12:00 AM to
3/30/2024 9:00 PM



Single-page official scorecard for an April 28, 1897 game between Wesleyan and New York University, apparently won by Wesleyan.  Measuring just shy of 5 1/2" x 3 1/8", the most interesting part of the scorecard advertised the upcoming game with the Cuban Giants (perhaps the Cuban X-Giants or "Original Cuban Giants,").  Carefully scored in pencil, the piece exhibits some wear and discoloration at the right edge on the Wesleyan side of the scorecard.

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