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(19) 1887-1918 Multi-Sport Cabinets & Photographs with (2) Alabama Football

Lot Number 557

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Description

The American love affair with sports at the amateur level is chronicled on these (19) 1887-1918 cabinets and photographs. Each canvas ranges in matted dimensions from 7-1/2 x 5-1/4" to 14x12 with varying degrees of surface and perimeter wear consistent with prolonged storage and handling. Highlights include Dated: (12 items) with Football: 1909 Iowa State team (11 x 7-1/2"); Undated: (7 items) with Football: (2) circa 1910s Marion vs. Alabama color tinted (7-1/2 x 5-1/4") and Hockey: unidentified 1910s team (14x12, Carl Horner studio); More on our website.

Dated: (12 items) with

Football: (8 items) with 1887 N.S.N.E.T. school team photograph (9-3/4 x 8, reverse written identifiers), 1898 college team (7x5, inscribed victorious team of 98 in 94 on reverse), 1904 (6-1/2 x 5-1/2", possible Franklin & Marshall), unidentified 1907 high school team (14x11, extensive tearing), unidentified 1907 college team (10 x 8-1/2"), 1909 Iowa State team (11 x 7-1/2"), unidentified 1912 school team photograph (10x8), 1917 Calumet High (13-1/2 x 12, missing lower right corner);

Basketball: (4 items) with 1902 Marietta (Pennsylvania) High (8x10, writing and staining), unidentified 1912 school team (10x8, pin hole), (2) 1917-18 Calumet High (one 13-1/2 x 11-1/2", one 11 x 14-1/2");

Undated: (7 items) with

Football: (4 items) with (2) circa 1900s Lehigh University players (one 5x8, one 4x8), (2) circa 1910s Marion vs. Alabama color tinted (7-1/2 x 5-1/4");

Hockey: unidentified 1910s team (14x12, Carl Horner studio);

Tennis: circa 1910s Trinity school team (11 x 9-1/2");

Track: 1897 college team (possibly Franklin & Marshall, 6-1/2 x 5-1/2")

 
 
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