Some hand-me-down photographs found in a drawer were unveiled to a group of fans and researchers gathered at a Vancouver ballpark. Included was one rare image of a well-known early 20th century team that will soon hit the auction block.
You never know where the next great find will come from.
A woman in Canada was curious about some old baseball photographs she’d found in her grandfather’s bedroom. A few phone calls led her to the right place–and the answers to her questions about the players depicted.
One photo was had enough history behind it to draw interest from an auction house that will offer it next spring. The Globe and Mail unveils an interesting story of discovery.
Another historically important baseball photograph has also just been brought into the hobby. It, too, has a fascinating history.