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1948: Babe Ruth Bows Out

Photograph of Babe Ruth during a ceremony at Yankee Stadium to retire his number on June 13,1948. This photo won the 1949 Pulitzer Prize for photography.

Artist Credit: Nathaniel Fein. Reprinted with permission.

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