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1910s-1970s Baseball Stadium Vintage Postcard Lot of (145)

Lot Number 556

Quantity: Bid Starts: 01/26/2018 12:00:00 
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More than a dozen of Major League Baseball’s playing venues are on display in this vintage collection of (145) stadium postcards. Dating from the 1910s-1970s, these keep in touch keepsakes enabled sending home to friends and family, the splendid sights of MLB palaces in real photo and art image form. Think of the powerful sluggers, dazzling defenders and crafty hurlers who provided countless thrills at these bygone arenas, as you contemplate ownership of this sizeable section of venerable stadium souvenirs.

 

Featured are:

 

(5) Ebbets Field-Brooklyn average (VG to EX) with (1) postmarked 1936, (1) Curt Teich Co, (1) with Victor De Palma photo that touts it as the “Home of Dem Bums” in reverse text, (1) Plastichrome, (1) Colorgraph

 

(12) Polo Grounds-New York average (VG-EX to EX+) with (1) with John McGraw inset photo postmarked 1928, (4) unused linen type, (1) Curteich postmarked 1952, (3) identical Plastichrome with real photo of game action, (2) c.1910s both unused: (1) Success Postal Card Co and (1) “view from airship”, (1) Etch Tone unused with black & white photo

 

(1) Braves Field-Boston (EX) Tichnor postmarked 1950

 

(8) Shibe Park/Connie Mack Stadium-Philadelphia average (VG to VG-EX) with (2) postmarked 1912, (1) c.1910s unused, (3) identical 1960s Wyco with game action photo, (2) early-1970s unused

 

(1) Metropolitan Stadium-Minnesota (VG) postmarked 1965

 

(1) 1965 Harris County Domed Stadium (Astrodome)-Houston (VG-EX) unused with real photo, only went by the HCDS name for part of 1965

 

(36) Dodgers Stadium/LA Coliseum-Los Angeles average (VG-EX to EX-MT+) with (5) 1958-1961 Coliseum all unused Plastichrome; and (31) 1960s-1970s Dodgers Stadium with SensKrome “World Series Game”, Plastichrome “1963 World Champions”, (2) Western Publishing “Opening Day”, (23) assorted game in progress, (2) exterior night view, (1) Chavez Ravine, (1) Dodger Stadium Club

 

(10) Candlestick Park-San Francisco average (VG to EX) all 1960s with “Home of the San Francisco Giants” caption

 

(14) Sportsman’s Park-St. Louis average (VG-EX to EX-MT+, (1) lesser) with (10) postmarked/dated between 1939-1952 and (4) unused

 

(27) Municipal Stadium-Cleveland average (VG to EX-MT) with (8) postmarked between 1936-1961 and (19) unused

 

(1) Municipal Stadium-Kansas City (EX-MT) unused Teterick

 

(13) Shea Stadium-Flushing, NY average (EX to NM) with (1) Dexter Press “Home of the Champions” with Mets and Jets logos, (3) Dexter Press with Mets and Jets logos, (1) with World’s Fair logo, (1) TCMA black & white game photo, (7) assorted unused

 

(10) Atlanta Stadium average (VG-EX to NM) with (1) postmarked 1966 and (9) unused, including (2) with Braves and Falcons logos

 

(4) Comiskey Park-Chicago average (VG-EX to EX-MT) all unused with (1) Plastichrome, (1) Curteich and (2) generic

 

(2) Wrigley Field/Comiskey Park-Chicago (EX-MT, VG) both with split photos of both stadiums



 
 
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