Barrow, Edward G. (ON HOLD)
Hall of Fame New York Yankee executive, oversaw team’s 1920‘s–mid 40’s success
Autograph ID: 1163
Condition: Very Good
Description: “(1863-1953) General Manager of the New York Yankees (1921-1939), succeeded Jacob Ruppert as President (1939-1945). Established the team as the most powerful team of his time, capturing 14 pennants and 10 World Series championships on his 1945 retirement. Elected to Hall of Fame 3 months before his death.
2 Â¾ x 7 Â¾ DS, The Rye National Bank check, Rye, New York, August 16 1951, completed in his hand for $69.86 payable to Nanny Lizotte, a laundress. This was Joe DiMaggio's last season and a year in which the Yankees would win yet another World Series championship.”