An extensive archive of 1940s/50s Speedway photographs and memorabilia,
Lot 145
An extensive archive of 1940s/50s Speedway photographs and memorabilia,
Sold for £977 (US$ 1,519) inc. premium

Lot Details
An extensive archive of 1940s/50s Speedway photographs and memorabilia,
collected by one Miss Gladys Harrison, the collection contains personal correspondence between her and fellow supporters, photographers and the stars themselves, including a 'Greetings for Christmas and New Year' card, sent and signed by Split Waterman and a signed 21st Birthday invitation for George William 'Smudge' Smith. The bulk of the photographs, all largely annotated to the reverse, are contained within eight albums, with many images bearing autographs. Also included in the collection is approximately 25 speedway supporters enamelled badges (various clubs), a autograph book, programmes, a 1951 speedway diary and other ephemera. Close inspection of this superb lot is advised.
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