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1886   Tomlinson Cabinets

(shown at approximate actual size)

Year(s) Published: 1886
ACC Designation:   --
Set Name: Tomlinson Cabinets
Card Size (inches): 4-1/4 x 6-1/2
Number of Cards in Set: 19
Est. Value (common; VG): $2000
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Set Summary
  • Produced in 1886 by Tomlinson Studios of Detroit
  • 13 players in action pose (6 also have portraits)
  • Manager Watkins known in portrait pose only
  • Sold at studio and other Detroit establishments
  • Images are used in sets N172/N173, N338-2; more
  • Pose variations have been reported for some players
  • Some backs printed (above example); most are blank
  • References:
    1) Joe Gonsowski, "Tomlinson Gallery: Photo Source for Early Detroit Baseball Cards," Old Cardboard Magazine, Issue #13 (Fall 2007, p. 14)


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