MATERIAL: Hand-Written/Painted
TYPE: Letter
COMPONENTS: Lot of 45. Twenty-five of the letters are handwritten, the rest typed and signed.
CONDITION: Letters exhibit handling wear but no significant damage.
NOTES: A solid dealer's lot or an investment for the true baseball historian. Pre-certified by PSA/DNA. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication.
ITEM ID: 3991

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Bowie Kuhn Correspondence Archive

DATE
Century: 20th (1901-2000)
Notes: 1940's-50's

The future Commissioner of baseball was just a college kid when he sent this stack of letters home to his parents, providing an intriguing look at the pre-history of the man who unsuccessfully fought the free agency war begun by Curt Flood.

All are signed “Bowie,” but many include original mailing envelopes signed “B. Kuhn.”