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Collection of America's Cup Ephemera and Photos

Auction:
2509
Lot:
983
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Collection of America's Cup Ephemera and Photos, America, 19th to 20th century, the collection includes "America's Cup International Race 1899" souvenir program, a 1921 pamphlet regarding the America which won the cup in 1851; fourteen postcards featuring America's Cup vessels from mid-19th century to 1920 (postmarked Long Island City, New York 1924); a "Defender" brand canned tomato label, eleven assorted souvenirs from the 1987 America's Cup, nine original photographs dated 1930, 1934, and 1937 with titles and descriptions; and two original photographs of President Ronald Reagan meeting with the United States defenders and successful Australian challengers in 1983.
Estimate $350-450

Keywords

Island City, United States, Ronald Reagan, President, America's Cup, Book collecting, Ephemera, Memorabilia, Sports, Tomato

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