Newly Discovered 1927 Yankees Team Signed Photo Heading to Auction

A previously unknown 1927 New York Yankees team autographed photo has been consigned to Hunt Auctions’ upcoming Louisville Slugger Factory & Museum Auction.

According to the Exton, PA company, the photograph originated in the personal collection of photographer named Ray Williams and is identified as such on the back.  The photo carries a hand-written date of March 21, 1927.

Forty-six members of the Yankees including players, coaches and management have signed the picture, most directly above or below their image.

Autographed 1927 Yankees team photo

Among the autographs on the photo are Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Tony Lazzeri, Waite Hoyt, Earle Combs, manager Miller Huggins and owner Jacob Ruppert.

The photo will be among the primary attractions in the 11th annual Louisville Auction, slated for November 15.  The company is still accepting consignments.