A booming sports metropolis throughout the pre- and post-war years, Philadelphia is well represented in this lot of (11) vintage publications and photos. Highlights include: (2) Vintage Photos: Connie Mack (signed 9-7/8 x 13-3/4” sepia toned studio portrait; "8" strength; full JSA); Jack Dempsey (8-1/2 x 11” promotional photo; facsimile signature); (4) Penn Football Programs: Franklin Field guides from: 1928 (vs. Cornell; missing front cover); (2) 1930 (vs. Lehigh and Notre Dame; both GD); 1944 (vs. Cornell; EX). More on our website.
Also included are:
1939 American Hockey League Program: Issued at the Market Street Arena for a game between the Philadelphia Ramblers and Springfield Indians, this 20-page guide presents minimally at the (EX-MT) plateau with penciled scoring notations on the roster/scorecard pages.
Also included are (4) 3-3/4 x 5” vintage black-and-white photos. Unidentified subjects include (2) baseball players, a football player and a track-and-field athlete.