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George Burns, First Base and Outfield, Boston Americans, from the American Caramel Baseball Players series (E120) for the American Caramel Company

Publisher:
Issued by American Caramel Company, Lancaster and York, Pennsylvania
Date:
1922
Medium:
Photolithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 1/4 × 2 in. (8.2 × 5.1 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ephemera
Credit Line:
The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick
Accession Number:
Burdick 314, E120.242
Not on view
Trade cards from the "American Caramel" baseball card series (E120), issued in 1922 in a set of 240 cards by the American Caramel Company. The set contains cards in two colors: sepia to represent American League players, and green-blue to represent players from the National League.
Inscription: Printed along lower edge of card: GEORGE BURNS/ 1ST B. AND O. F., BOSTON AMERICANS
[Card is affixed to the page; verso of the card cannot be transcribed.]
Jefferson R. Burdick; Donor: Jefferson R. Burdick (American, 1900–1963)
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