1896 Athens, I Summer Olympics: Spyridon Louis (1873-1940, Greek water carrier who won the first modern-day Olympic marathon at the 1896 Olympics), signature on postcard from 1936 Berlin Olympics, where he was a guest of honour.
Jesse Owens (1913-80, American track and field athlete, who achieved international fame by winning four gold medals at the 1936 Berlin Olympics), group with signature on piece; together with 1932 Olympics pennant, German Nazi postcard and pictures collecte
Framed items: Don Bradman poster; Tennis cards (2 frames) ; Sport postcards (3 frames) ; 1956 Melbourne Olympics matchbox labels. All framed, various sizes. Also two laminated newspaper banners re the death of Don Bradman. (9 items)
1964 Tokyo Olympics group, noted complete set of swimming programmes (13) with Konrads' personal notes; Olympic Appeals Fund luncheon menu (Sydney) ; various books (8) including 'Tokyo Olympics Official Souvenir' and 'Official Handbook to Tokyo Olympics';
John Konrads' Archive: Passport 1958-68; fan letters (many 100s) received by John and Ilsa from Australia and overseas; letters home (c50) ; tele grams, some re 1960 Olympics gold medal; Natal Chart and interpretation (26pp) ; letters re University of Sout
Olympics group: photograph of 1932 British Olympic Team (12 x 17 cm) ; 1932 British team booklet; 1932 ticket for Rowing; 1932 postcard; 1936 silk handkerchief (40 x 40 cm) ; books - 'XI Olympiade Berlin 1936 Unterkunftsbestellung' published by official bu
1924 Paris, VIII Summer Olympics: 1924 lithographed postcards 'Jeux Olympiques Paris 1924' with artwork by H.L.Roowy, comprising 'Course de Vitesse' (running), 'Course de Haies' (hurdles), 'Natation' (swimming), 'Lutte' (wrestling), 'Lancement du Disque' (
Postcards, Australia: 'Main Stadium for the 1956 Olympic Games, the Melbourne cricket ground' real photo postcard with artist enhanced portion of stand; 'Main Stadium press' Nov.1956 cds on cover; 1962 Prth games first day cover; various Aust. Antarctic co
1934 2nd British Empire Games in London: postcard 'Orient line S.S.Ormonde, 15000 Tons' signed to front by 1934 Australian British Empire Games team, 16 signatures including Jack Metcalfe, Clare Dennis, Dunc Gray, Horrie Pethybridge & Millicent Watson.
Official postcards 'Olympiska Spelens I Stockholm 1912 Officiella Brefkort', 2nd type Nos.74, 80, 227, 230 & 232. Showing scenes from opening Ceremony & distribution of prizes. Fine condition. (5 items)
1912 Stockholm, v Summer Olympics: official postcards 'Olympiska Spelens I Stockholm 1912 Officiella Brefkort', 1st type, Nos.59, 62, 70, 72 & 79. Scenes include cross country Race, broad Jump & 10000m. Fine condition. (5 items)
Photograph of British Olympic Team (12 x 17 cm) ; scarce booklet, the British Olympic Association, the x th Olympiad Los Angeles, 1932. Book of instructions, Dates of Competitions, and tables of metric Equivalents; ticket for Rowing; postcard Main entrance
Collectables: 'St.Louis/1904', silver flag pin, 17 x 25mm; 1912 Stockholm official postcard No. 222 'Australasia's Team, 1st prize in Team Race 800m'; book 'Les IXes Jeux Olympiques d'Hiver a Innsbruck/the IXth Olympic Winter games at Innsbruck', published
postcards with 'XII Olympiad - Tokyo 1940' (2) one showing N.Y.K. Line M.S.'Tatsuta Maru', other showing N.Y.K. Line M.S.'Heian Maru' (latter with 'XII Olympiad - Tokyo 1940' blocked out) ; also unused hotel stationery envelope 'XII Olympiad in Japan 1940,
1912 Stockholm, v Summer Olympics: official postcards 'Olympiska Spelens I Stockholm 1912 Officiella Brefkort' - No. 59 'Cross Country Race' fine used with 'Stockholm' Olympics roller cancel; No. 238 'J.Thorpe, Winner of the Pentathlon and Decathlon'; also
1906 Athens, Summer Olympics: postcards of William Sherring (winner of the marathon race at 1906 Athens Olympics), one fine used from Hamilton to Toronto May 11 1906; other from Canada to New York, cancelled on arrival June.2 1906. Very attractive and scar
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