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Lot # 576: 1925 Joie Ray & Paavo Nurmi, "Track Superstars Meet President Calvin Coolidge at White House"

Category: Olympics/Related

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 0 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "February Collectors Auction 2024",
which ran from 2/19/2024 10:00 PM to
3/9/2024 8:00 PM

Rare 1925 photograph of track Hall of Famers Joie Ray and Paavo Nurmi, posing with President Calvin Coolidge at the White House. Nurmi was a 9X gold medalist and a 3X silver medalist while Ray was a record holding runner as well. The photo is a silver gelatin original and presents here in great shape and with exceptional clarity. Issued by Wide World Photos and stamped on the back with a full paper caption as well.

Size: 6x8
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 4.5/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 9.5/10

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