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1932-1952 Olympics Lot of (8) with 1936 Photo Album & (7) Graded Cards including Didrikson & (3) Jesse Owens

Lot Number 912

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The thrills of Olympics past are recalled with this collection of graded cards and an album. From the troubled times of the 1930s that saw the world stricken by the "Great Depression" to the dawn of the "feel good" Eisenhower era, comes this lot of (8) Olympics items with (7) 1932-1952 cards graded by either PSA or BVG, plus a well-preserved souvenir photo album from the 1936 Berlin Olympics. These handsome collectibles have literally made the grade, with the cards all rated in a range of EX-MT to NM-MT and the album reporting in overall excellent condition. Featured are:

1936 XI Olympiade Berlin souvenir photo album (EX) with deference to a 1" segment of the front cover accent being partially detached. Features two pages of Olympic athlete facsimile signatures including Jesse Owens, along with photos of the various venues used in the 1936 Olympics

(3) PSA graded cards with:

1936 Pet Cremer "Olympia 1936" card #3 Jesse Owens in 200M race PSA EX-MT 6, "1/3" with 4 higher

1936 Pet Cremer "Olympia 1936" card #12 Jesse Owens 4x100M race PSA EX-MT 6, "1/1" with 5 higher

1936 Reemstma Cigarettes "Olympia 1936 - Band II" card #33 Jesse Owens PSA NM 7, "1/3" with 5 higher

(4) BVG graded cards with:

1932 Reemstma "Olympia 1932" card #33 Babe Didrikson BVG 7.5 NM+

1932 Reemstma "Olympia 1932" card #123 Duke Kahanamoku BVG 7.5 NM+

1952 Kosmos "Olympische Spiele Helsinki 1952" card #51 Emil Zatopek BVG 8 NM-MT, "1/1" none higher

1952 Kosmos "Olympische Spiele Helsinki 1952" card #79 Bob Mathias BVG 8 NM-MT, "1/1" none higher

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