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Description: Lot of (7) 1911-14 Major League baseball team letters. Nice collection of early 20th Century baseball team stationery with content related to proposed Spring Training and/or exhibition games to be played in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Includes 1911 "Chicago National League Baseball Club" (Cubs, with stamped signature of team President Charles Murphy); 1911 "Cleveland Ball Club Company" (signed by team Secretary W.R. Blackwood); 1911 "St. Louis American League Base Ball Company" (Browns, stamped signature of team Pres. R.L. Hedges); 1912 "St. Louis National League Ball Club" (Cardinals, signed by Secretary W.G. Schofield); 1912 "New York Base Ball Club" (Highlanders, signed by Secretary R.H. McCutcheon); 1912 "Chicago White Sox American League Base Ball Club" (signed by Harry Grabiner); and 1914 "Boston American League Baseball Club" (Red Sox, signed by Secretary E.L. Riley). Fold lines from mailing and other light to mild scattered wear/toning. Four pieces have chip to lower left corner: GD-EX
Estimated Price Range: ($400-$600)
Current EST:  10/18/18 1:00:09 AM
  Sold for Price: $450.00;