Tag Archives: Joe DiMaggio

1941 Play Ball Set a Rare Family Affair for DiMaggio Clan

The three DiMaggio brothers are all found in the 1941 Play Ball set — and that was a true rarity

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Original Photo from Joe DiMaggio 1936 National Chicle Fine Pen Issue Comes to Auction

Recently, I wrote about the Joe DiMaggio 1936 National Chicle Fine Pen rookie photo being one of the best pre-war bargains you’ll find. Now, the image used for that collectible is being auctioned. RMY Auctions has the photo in their current auction. The image features a young DiMaggio during a spring training game against the Cincinnati Reds. It is from

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What is Joe DiMaggio doing in the 1939 Orcajo Cincinnati Reds Postcard Set?

The 1937-39 Orcajo Cincinnati Reds postcards set was classified as PC786 by Jefferson Burdick in his American Card Catalog. The set, which was printed over a three-year period, was the work of Orcajo, a photography studio in Dayton, Ohio. Three different advertisers used these images that were produced by Orcajo, a photography company of some sort. The companies using these

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1937-39 PC786 Orcajo Cincinnati Reds Postcards Set and Checklist

‘It’s In The Details’ Title PC786 Orcajo Cincinnati Reds Postcards Year 1937-39 Size 3 1/2″ x 5 1/2″ Images Black and White Type Postcards Number in Set 46 PC786 Orcajo Cincinnati Reds Postcards Overview The PC786 Orcajo Cincinnati Reds postcards set includes various baseball players. Black and white photos are on the fronts along with identifying player names and the

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