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Lot # 282: 1953 Jackie Robinson, "Teaching the Game to His Son" Poignant and Powerful Image

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 27 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "Spring Collectors Auction 2018",
which ran from 3/31/2018 11:00 PM to
4/14/2018 8:00 PM



Incredible 1953 photograph of Jackie Robinson, still in his prime with the Brooklyn Dodgers as he teaches the finer points of the game to his son Jackie Robinson Jr. A touching image showing the man who would make it possible for children like his own to live in a country that was just a little better because of his sacrifice and courage. Issued by the Associated Press and stamped on the back. One of the more heartfelt images of Robinson that we have seen.

Size: 7x8.75
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 4/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 9/10

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