19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 1,375
Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,000
ROGER BRESNAHAN SIGNED CONTRACT
A Uniform Agreement for Transfer of a Player (Roy Sanders) dated 1919, between the New York Yankees and Toledo Mud Hens. Signed by Hall of Famer Roger Bresnahan (1879-1944) as President of the Toledo Mud Hens Roger P. Bresnahan in black ink and countersigned by Hall of Famer Jacob Ruppert (1867-1939), President of the New York Yankees.
8 1/2 x 14 in.
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