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Lot # 7: 1922 Yankee Stadium Construction, "Partially Completed Lower Grandstand" Amazing Photo

Category: Baseball Stadiums

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 31 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "Winter Premier Auction 2020",
which ran from 1/7/2020 10:00 AM to
1/25/2020 8:00 PM



Images of the newly completed Yankee Stadium in 1923 are coveted among collectors, but can be found from time to time. This photograph shows the construction of the stadium from one of the earliest dates known, July 1922! In the photo titled "Huge Stadium in McCoombs Dam Park Near Completion" shows the lower grandstands being built. it is incredible to think that this barren ground, muddy and filthy looking, with a few pieces of wood sticking up would be the great Yankee Stadium in a year! Issued by Underwood and Underwood and stamped on the back, this is one of the most important images of the "House that Ruth Built" ever offered!

Size: 8x10
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 1.5/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 6.5/10

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