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Gee, Thanks Brooks: Robinson Gives Away Fortune in Memorabilia to Charity

November 4, 2015 by · 1 Comment 

In 1971 Brooks Robinson, fresh off the greatest individual World Series domination in baseball history, visited the Massachusetts studio of Norman Rockwell. It was a classic pairing: the man who chronicled mid-twentieth century Americana on canvas and the man who embodied mid-twentieth century Americana on turf. The setting was commissioned by the ATO corporation, a […]