Charles Conlon


Photo of the Day: Conlon Classic

A horizontal image of deadball speedster Tommy Leach taken by famed photographer Charles Conlon showcases baseball as it looked 106 years ago.

Charles Conlon Photo Archive Could Be Sold Soon

An Arkansas judge sifting through business assets of troubled former dealer John Rogers has opened the door for the valuable collection to be sold, perhaps by summer.

Famous Charles Conlon Ty Cobb Photo Sells for $77,098

Developed from the original negative, it’s the only Type 1/Vintage 1 example of Charles Conlon’s famous photo of Ty Cobb ever to come to auction.

Photo of the Day: Gehrig on the Doorstep of Greatness

1926 marked the first of 13 amazing seasons for Lou Gehrig, snapped in a serious pose by noted photographer Charles Conlon. The rare image is currently at auction.

Photo of the Day: Conlon Captures Mathewson

An original and rare Charles Conlon close-up of Hall of Famer Christy Mathewson dates to a pennant-winning season in New York.

Value of Conlon Photos Part of Complex Equation

With legal claims mounting, the glass plate negatives containing the work of Charles Conlon remain in limbo.

Photo of the Day: Ted Williams Rookie Image a Stunner

A fresh Ted Williams rookie photograph, believed to have been taken within seconds of a more famous Charles Conlon image, is on the auction block.

Fresh 1904 Christy Mathewson Photo May Be Conlon’s Work

A previously unknown portrait of a young Christy Mathewson now at auction is our Photo of the Day.

Vintage Photo of the Day: Christy Mathewson 1912 Conlon Image Up for Bid

A 1912 Christy Mathewson photo by Charles Conlon is one of the classic images now up for bid via RMY Auctions.

T206 Doyle Error to Be Auctioned

Robert Edward Auctions has acquired a large group of rare pre-War cards from the estate of a long-time collector, including the T206 set’s most prized rarity.

MEARS Auction Includes Sporting News Archive Photos

Over 700 images dating back decades are part of an auction now underway.