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April 11, 2013

Babe Ruth

Filed under: Item of the Day — Lizzie Ehrenhalt @ 9:30 am

Babe Ruth

Babe Ruth pauses for a photograph with a young fan on the tarmac at Wold-Chamberlain Field (now Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport) during a visit to Minnesota. Captured by a Minneapolis newspaper photographer in August of 1947. Ruth was to die a year later on August 16, 1948.

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