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Lot # 4: 1922 Yankee Stadium, "Partially Completed Baseball Cathedral" Amazing Aerial Photo

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 34 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "August Collectors Auction 2021",
which ran from 8/2/2021 6:00 PM to
8/21/2021 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, September 1922! In the photo titled "Aeroplane View of the Yankee's New Ball Park" shows the entire structure 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, this is one of the most important images of the "House that Ruth Built" ever offered!

Size: 8x10
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 3.5/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 8.5/10

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