The John Rogers Archive is proud to announce the recent acquisition of The Sporting News collection. Founded in 1886, The Sporting News became the dominant American publication covering baseball. Included in this amazing collection are pre war players, cabinet photos, original artwork featuring 100's of Hall of Famers, original Charles Conlon photography, etc. Over the coming months we will be offering some of these incredible photos on ebay so please be sure to check my auctions regularly as t will be something new listed weekly. On the back of each photo is a hologram stating that the photo is authentic and from the Sporting News Collection.
This week’s offering will be photos of New York Yankees, Brooklyn Dodgers, New York Giants, and New York Mets. You are bidding on an original photo from 1941 featuring Dolph Camilli of the Brooklyn Dodgers. "Adolph Louis Camilli (April 23, 1907 - October 21, 1997) was an American first baseman in Major League Baseball who spent most of his career with the Philadelphia Phillies and Brooklyn Dodgers. He was named the National League's Most Valuable Player in 1941 after leading the league in home runs and runs batted in as the Dodgers won the pennant for the first time since 1920. He was the ninth NL player to hit 200 career home runs, and held the Dodgers franchise record for career... read more