Important Detroit Tigers Program Collection
This important collection of over 70 publications contains a plethora of Detroit Tigers programs including: 1) 1910s-20s; 10 programs from 1916-29; 8/4/16 Yankees Gehrig home run, 8/9/22 vs. Yankees Ruth home run, 1923 vs. Chicago, 6/21/24 vs. Cleveland, 5/6/26 vs. Senators, 8/27/27 vs. A's Ty Cobb returns, 6/3/28 vs. Yankees Gehrig home run #11, 5/12/29 vs. Yankees, and 1925 vs. A's. Many Ruth and Gehrig games, overall EX. 2) 1930s complete run including 1930 vs. NY with Ruth and Gehrig, 1936 Boston with Foxx, 1937 & '38 vs. Yankees (DiMaggio/Gehrig). 3) Complete run from 1940-1989 with many scored. 4) Rarities: 1921 Exhibition game with Tigers & Cobb vs. Saginaw Aces at Ace Park, 1962 Tour of Japan rare plastic bound media guide (NM). Cunningham's Doug's Baseball Party programs (1934 vs. St. Louis Cardinals with player photos, 1935 vs. Boston Braves, 1936 vs. NY Giants with Cochrane cover, and three testimonial dinner programs (1940 Masonic Temple RARE, 1945 World Champs, and 1968 AL Champs). For fans of the Motor City and baseball in general, this is a historic collection, the likes of which may never be built again.