Heritage Auctions in New York, Feb. 20, 2016, by Charles McCarty, octogenarian grandson of Leonard, with a portion of the proceeds used to build a monument to his grandfather who currently lies in an unmarked grave in Boston.
Baseball’s beginnings were front and center when an early 1870s collection of Boston Red Stockings memorabilia made headlines at an Antiques Roadshow event. Go behind the scenes on the memorabilia and the team itself.
Producers for the hit series ‘Antiques Roadshow’ say the the recent taping in NYC revealed the largest sports memorabilia find for the show to date, with a collection of 1870s Boston Red stockings memorabilia estimated at $1 million.
T206 Wagner, Ruth rookie, 1963 Koufax jersey and Old Mill Jackson among the featured attractions for Robert Edward Auctions in their annual spring sale that kicks off April 20 and ends May 18. The telephone book known as the sale’s catalog will be shipping soon.