19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,125
Estimate USD 500 - USD 700
JIM THORPE PHOTOGRAPH
Original photograph of legendary athlete Jim Thorpe (1887-1953) as a member of the New York Giants. The verso has a typed caption and is stamped Return to Library of Chicago Daily News and OCT- 8 1917.
6 x 8 in.
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