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White Sox-Giants world tour in Egypt

Description: Caption: “A 'family group' of the Sox-Giants world tourists in front of the Sphinx. Mr. and Mrs. Comiskey may be seen in the center, mounted on 'ships of the desert.'“


Book Title: “Commy”: the life story of Charles A. Comiskey, the “Grand old Roman” of baseball and for nineteen years president and owner of the American league baseball team “The White Sox.”

Author of the Book: Axelson, Gustaf W.

Date: 1914

Physical Location: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign


Publisher: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Illinois at Chicago

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Taken on September 24, 2009