Tony Rafty (b.1915) stars of the 1952 Olympic Games, Helsinki (12), including: Shirley Strickland 1948/1952, track; Marjorie Jackson 1952 100 & 200 mtrs Doug Laing 1952/1956, waterpolo; Edwin Carr 1952 400m; Les Perry 1952, Track; G Williamson, 19521956, r
Olympic medal Winners - Athletics: collection of autographs on pieces, noted Jackson Scholz (USA - 1920, 1924 and 1928) ; Abel Kiviat (USA - 1912) ; Mikio Oda (Japan - 1924 and 1928) ; Erik Byhlen (Sweden - 1924 and 1928) ; Edvin wide (Sweden - 1920, 1924
1996 Atlanta, XXVI Summer Olympics: Jonathan Edward's world record Tracksuit: English Tracksuit worn by Jonathan Edwards on the evening he set the triple Jump world record (still current) at Helsinki in 1995. Edwards capped an unbeaten year with a historic
Olympics group: 1904 Entry Tickets for Days 132 and 186 of the St.Louis world's Fair (which included 1904 Olympic Games) ; books 'Olympische Winterspiele 1952' and 'Olympische Spiele Helsinki 1952', published by Kosmos Zigarettenbilder (Memmingen, 1952); p
1948 London, XIV Summer Olympics: File containing reports 'XIVth Olympiad London 1948 - report by John Gardner (London) limited Who were Responsible for competitor Catering at RAF station, Uxbridge' (x 4 reports, each 9pp) ; plus 21pp report 'Olympic Games
1952 Helsinki, x v Summer Olympics: 1952 Olympics Poster: Official Poster of the 1952 Olympic Games in Helsinki, 'Xvth Olympic Games, Helsinki Finland, 19.VII - 3.VIII.1952', artwork by Finnish artist Ilmari Sysimetsa showing the legendary Finnish long-dis
1952 Olympics group with letterheads (2), envelope, wrapping paper, lottery ticket, map (somewhat tatty), books 'Olympia Vihjeita' by Tilikainen (signed by author), 'Die XV Olympiade in Helsinki Finnland - Program Der Spiele Und Preise Der Eintrittskarten'
'Olympia, Helsinki-Helsingfors, 1940' illustrated envelope, fine used Jan.8 1940 from Helsinki to Zurich, franked 1939 31/2m+35p red cross stamp tied by 'XII Olympia/ (Olympic Rings) /20.7.-4.8.1940' slogan cancel. Censor tape at left
Olympics group: 1896-1960 attractive mixed lot of odds & ends including booklets, tickets, leaflets; noted 1896 pages from 'Scribner's Magazine' with article 'The New Olympian Games'; 1940 Helsinki 200 marks Olympic Bond; 1936 Berlin official daily program
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