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Lot # 1054: 1955 Original Photograph Album feat. Boston Red Sox & Golf with Autographs (100)

Starting Bid: $300.00

Bids: 4 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "2024 Winter Classic",
which ran from 2/25/2024 10:00 AM to
3/16/2024 10:00 PM



From the Catoe Studio Collection of Earl Van Dorn Catoe Jr. (former mayor of Webb, Mississippi), this remarkable album features 100 scarce photos including Babe Didrikson Zaharias with Jimmy Piersall; Babe Didrikson with two dogs; Paul Waner; Billy Sullivan; Gene Sarazen; Birdie Tebbets; Donie Bush; and a Red Sox tournament featuring Harry Agganis in two photos. Many signed examples including: Gene Sarazen; Chick Harbert & Pop Harbert, and Mortie Dutra ('55 PGA Senior Champ). Most of the other images appear to be of Catoe and his friends golfing. Silver gelatin photographs stapled on pages inside scrapbook album, on which the front cover has "Catoe Studio" stamp along with handwritten notes.

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