To put the age of this card in perspective:
Here's the final standing for the National League in 1889:
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Vincent Van Gogh painted The Starry Night:
The Eiffel Tower was completed becoming the tallest man made structure in the world:
Nellie Bly's unprecedented trip around the globe began. Great book by the way.