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1888   N338-1   S. F. Hess (California League)


Year(s) Published: 1888
Hobby Designation:   N338-1
Set Name: Hess Calif. League
Card Size (inches): 1-1/2 x 2-7/8
Number of Cards in Set: 17
Est. Value (common; VG): $3800

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Set Summary
  • Unnumbered set(s) with sepia-tone photos
  • Issued by S. F. Hess & Company of Rochester, New York
  • One of two subsets: N338-1 (Calif.) and N338-2 (Big League)
  • "California League" title printed in arch at top of each card
  • Player identified in all-capital lettering below image
  • Among the rarest of all 19th century cards

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