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World’s Oldest Baseball Card, Rare 1869 Peck & Snyder Cincinnati Red Stockings Trade Card, Highlights SCP Auctions’ July Internet Auction

With the inclusion of one of the finest known 1869 Peck & Snyder Cincinnati Red Stockings Trade Card, industry leader SCP Auctions continues to bring high-quality cards and memorabilia in its second Internet auction of 2009. One of the first baseball cards issued, the 1869 relic features baseball’s first professional team, led by Harry and George Wright. Both Harry, the team’s manager and center fielder, and George, the team’s shortstop and best player, are enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame.  Each of the 600-plus items will be featured in SCP Auctions’ full-color catalog as well as on the SCP Auctions web site at The auction will be open to registered bidders on July 8th, with the conclusion of bidding July 23rd. Call (800) 350-2273 for more information on how to participate.

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