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Lot # 224: 1949 Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, "Negro League Baseball Owner" Dances on Dugout Steps

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 2 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "Spring Collectors Auction 2023",
which ran from 4/11/2023 12:00 AM to
4/29/2023 8:00 PM

1949 Rare photograph with incredible social implications, showing superstar entertainer and dancer Bill "Bojangles" Robinson dancing on the roof of the Yankees dugout during a game. One of the better known men of his era, Robinson was also an owner in the Negro Leagues as well. Issued by the International News and with a full paper caption on the back that identifies the photographer as Hugh Broderick.

Size: 7.25x9
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 4.5/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 9.5/10

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