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Lot # 387: 1926 Gertrude Ederle, "Handshake Before Swimming the English Channel" Important Photo

Category: Other Sports

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 1 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "July Collectors Auction 2021",
which ran from 7/6/2021 1:00 AM to
7/17/2021 8:00 PM

1926 Photograph of young swimmer Gertrude Ederle as she shakes hands after being greased up for her attempt to swim across the English Channel. Issued by the International News and with a full paper caption on the back, this is an important image in fine condition overall. Stamped and issued by the International News.

Size: 8x10
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 5/5
Quality: 4.5/5
Overall Grade: 9.5/10

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