19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 5,625
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
HONUS WAGNER HANDWRITTEN LETTER
Handwritten letter dated, February 10th, 1927 on Honus Wagner Sporting Goods Company stationary by Hall of Famer Honus Wagner (1874-1955) responding to an aspiring baseball player I will do my best to land you on some good club when your college work is over…. Signed J. Honus Wagner in black ink.
8 1/2 x 11 in.
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