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Vintage Set of the Week: 1948 Bowman Set a Realistic Target

Stan Musial rookie card

Think you can’t afford to try building a 1940s baseball card set? Think again. At just 48 cards, the 1948 Bowman baseball set is worth a shot.

eBay Set of the Week: Ralph Kiner Bowman Collection

1952 Bowman Ralph Kiner

Ralph Kiner was one of the game’s most feared sluggers in the late 1940s and early 50s but acquiring all of his Bowman baseball cards isn’t a costly proposition.

Ralph Kiner Cards a Big Part of Baseball’s Post-War Era

Ralph Kiner 1953 Topps

Ralph Kiner baseball cards reflect a lightning bolt career that led to Cooperstown–and cover more than just your standard Topps and Bowman.

1948 Bowman Basketball: The NBA Debuts on Cardboard

1948 Bowman George Mikan

1948 Bowman basketball was the only post-War set until 1957. Got Mikan?