Babe Ruth Memorabilia on Display at Long Beach Expo

Babe Ruth Memorabilia on Display at Long Beach Expo

2012 Long Beach Expo Babe Ruth Autographed Baseball 260x260 ImageA Babe Ruth autographed bat, historic baseball cards and other signatures from the Bambino will be on display at the Long Beach Expo, which runs May 31 until June 2, 2012.

A total of 18 Babe Ruth items will be part of the exhibit. Together they hold an estimated value of more than $300,000. Specific items scheduled for display include a 1915 Sporting News M101-15 #151 blank back card graded PSA 4, vintage photographs, an autographed Babe Ruth baseball, one of his paychecks, and a letter signed twice by Yankees slugger. The autographed bat at the show is graded a 9 by PSA/DNA. The display is being presented by Memory Lane Inc's JP Cohen.

Here are the hours for the Long Beach Expo:

  • Thursday, May 31: 10AM to 7PM
  • Friday, June 1: 10AM to 7PM
  • Saturday, June 2: 10AM to 5PM

The Long Beach Expo is being held at the Long Beach, California Convention Center. It will include cards, sports memorabilia, coins and other collectibles. Cards and sports memorabilia are returning to the show for the first time in a decade.

To get in, adults cost $8. Members of any stamp or coin clubs get a reduced rate of $4, as do seniors aged 65+ and children aged 8 to 16. Admission is good for all three days. Admission is free for PSA and PCGS Collectors Club members, PSA, PCGS and PSE Set Registrants, PCGS CoinFacts subscribers, PSA and PCGS Authorized Dealers and children ages 7 and younger.

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Babe Ruth Lou Gehrig NY Yankees 11x14 Photo #3
$14.95
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2302209SR HOLLYWOOD ARTICLE & PICS BABE RUTH CANADIAN GAZETTE SEPTEMBER 17 1977
$18.00
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Original Daily News January, 1939 “Babe Ruth Stricken By Heart Attack” Clipping
$99.99
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1961 TOPPS #401 BABE RUTH HITS 60TH HOME RUN
$22.00
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BABE RUTH CAPPER'S FARMER MAGAZINE 1935 BABE RUTH
$100.00
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1935 newspaper BABE RUTH RETIRES from MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL quits Boston Braves
$40.00
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1928 display newspaper w RED HEADLINE - Babe Ruth Hits 28th Home Run of Season
$40.00
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1962 DICKSON SPORT-BABE RUTH & 1949 BABE RUTH CUT OUT -BOTH FOR 1-PRICE
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Ryan's collecting origins began with winter bike rides to the corner store, tossing a couple of quarters onto the counter and peddling home with a couple packs of O-Pee-Chee hockey in his pocket. Today, he continues to build sets, go after inserts with cool technologies, chase Montreal Expos and finish off his John Jaha master collection. Ryan can be found on Twitter @tradercracks and Google+.

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