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Lot # 122: 1910 "Crowd Swarms the Field at the Polo Grounds", Incredible Photo by Paul Thompson

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 1 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "Summer Premier Auction 2019",
which ran from 7/14/2019 11:30 PM to
8/3/2019 8:00 PM



Original c. 1910 photograph of the overflow crowd at the Polo Grounds for a big game swarming onto the field after the final out was recorded. While not identified as a specific game, this is a scene eerily reminiscent of the famed "Merkle Boner" which took place at about the same time and place. More research is needed but this could be quite a find with some research and since this came from the Baseball Magazine archives, there is a good chance this image was used for publication in one of their issues!

Size: 6x8
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 4.5/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 9.5/10

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