Lot # 7: Captain Francis "Tee" Young Large Silver Gelatin Portrait

Category: Photos

Starting Bid: $100.00

Bids: 8 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "Inaugural Auction",
which ran from 1/8/2020 12:00 PM to
2/1/2020 8:00 PM

A large 7.5 x 19.5 Silver Gelatin portrait of Captain Francis "Tee" Young standing tall in front of Ohio Stadium.  This was the image that would be used to create the 1924 Ohio Stadium posters, advertising the 1924 home schedule.

This lot originates from the Tee Young Collection, captain of the 1924 Ohio State football team.  He passed away from colon cancer in 1973.  A percentage of the total sale of this lot will be donated to the Buckeye Cruise for Cancer in honor of Francis "Tee" Young.

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