19 - 20 October 2016
1938 AMERICAN LEAGUE ALL STAR TEAM SIGNED PHOTO DISPLAY
George Burke (1874-1951)
Autographed photo display representing the 1938 American League All Star team featuring 28 original George Burke photographs (all of which are signed by the player pictured). Obtained by fellow 1938 All Star pitcher Jim Turner, autographed photos include 13 Hall of Famers: Lou Gehrig; Jimmie Foxx; Joe DiMaggio; Lefty Gomez; Bill Dickey; Red Ruffing; Rick Ferrell; Charlie Gehringer; Joe Cronin; Joe McCarthy; Lefty Grove; Hank Greenberg; and Bob Feller.
Individual photographs measure 4 x 6 in.
Framed, 44 x 38 in.
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