19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,875
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
LIZZIE STRIDE CABINET CARD
Cabinet card of pioneering female baseball player Lizzie Stride (1876-1919, known professionally as Lizzie Arlington), dating from her time appearing as a pitcher and second baseman with select minor league clubs throughout the summer of 1898.
4 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.
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