N338-2 S F Hess 1888

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N338-2 1888 S. F. Hess baseball card There are at least 23 cards in this set (full set total not yet determined), each measuring appx. 1-1/2 x 2-3/4 inches. Unnumbered and blank-backed.

Card fronts show a sepia portrait photo of the player in an oval frame, surrounded by a white border. Beneath this is given the player's name in capital letters, followed by the issuing company's logo.

Despite the rather crude and rather unornamented design, these cards are nevertheless heavily in demand with collectors of 19th-century cards.

Note that there may be more cards from this set as yet undiscovered.

Prominent cards in this set include:
Bill Brown
Roger Conner
Ed Crane
Buck Ewing
Elmer Foster
Wm. George
Joe Gerhardt
Chas. Getzein
Geo. Gore
Gil Hatfield
Tim Keefe
Arlie Latham
Pat Murphy
Jim Mutrie
Dave Orr
Danny Richardson
Mike Slattery
Silent Mike Tieman
Lidell Tilcomb
Johnny Ward
Curt Welch
Mickey Welch
Arthur Whitney