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Baseball - Sports - Historical - Political

Sat, Jun 27, 2020 11:00AM EDT
Lot 135

1916 Army Navy Football Game Lithograph

Estimate: $300 - $500

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$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$300,000 $25,000
$500,000 $50,000
Rare Army -Navy football game, Polo Grounds, NY Lithograph. H 17-1/2", W 35-1/2", opening H 9-1/4", W 27-1/2". Some damage to upper central area, see image."In late November (1916) The ARKANSAS was again stationed at the New York Navy Yard for minor repairs. On Saturday November 25, the annual Army/Navy football game was held at the famous Polo Grounds in NYC, and among the 50,000 in attendance were 10,000 military men from local battleships. On this occasion Army was victorious,15-7. Please refer to link for high res photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/03eb279bfhiolbj/AABLArbR1WAM0VNS6fM3-7Hka?dl=0