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1880s-1980s U.S. President Trading Card and Postcard Collection

Lot Number 984

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Many of the classic non-sport issues honoring U.S. Presidents are represented in this far reaching collection of trading cards and postcards. This century spanning assortment dates from the 1880s-1980s and includes trading cards from famous maker brands Topps and Bowman, along with regional and lesser known types, plus a fine contingent of mainly vintage postcards. Featured are:

c.1880s-1890s 2-5/8 x 4-1/4" President art image portrait paper cards with facsimile signatures. Group of (18) different ranging (FR to VG) with Abraham Lincoln. The most recent subjects included are 22nd/24th President Grover Cleveland and 23rd Benjamin Harrison. These cards feature term of office dating. The Cleveland card is printed with "1885-1889" and is without reference to his "1893-1897" term. The Harrison card is printed with his "1889" Inauguration date only, indicating this set should be complete with a total of 23 cards

1898 Cincinnati Game Co. "In the White House" game card group of (7) average (EX to EX-MT)

1920s Strip Cards group of (14) handcut cards average (FR to GD) with Washington, Lincoln and (2) First Ladies

1946 Kellogg's Portraits of Presidents starter set of (9/32) average (VG-EX to EX) with (1) lesser

1952 Bowman U.S. Presidents near-set of (31/36) plus (2) duplicates ranging (VG to EX)

1954 Topps Scoop card #6 Abraham Lincoln (VG)

1956 Topps U.S. Presidents near-set of (31/36) ranging (VG to EX-MT+)

1958 Cardo Trading Cards Presidents group of (4) average (NM) with Lincoln

1963 Topps John F. Kennedy complete set of (77) ranging (EX to NM)

1964 Rosan John F. Kennedy complete set of (64) ranging (EX-MT to NM-MT)

1964 Big G Cereal starter set of (13/35) handcut cards plus (1) duplicate showing average GD to VG+ details

1964 Ed-U-Cards A Pictorial Biography of John F. Kennedy and His Family starter set of (20/42) average (EX-MT to NM+)

1965 Topps Presidents and Famous Americans starter set of (17/44) plus (3) duplicates ranging (VG to EX)

1972 Topps U.S. Presidents near-set of (35/43) with all cards numbered 1-35 ranging (EX to NM)

1972 Topps U.S. Presidents Posters starter set of (15/43) including an uncut sheet of (2) with Kennedy and Wilson; also present is (1) duplicate, all ranging (EX to NM+)

1974 Visual Panographics American Presidents group of (3) two-card panels average (NM-MT) with Washington

1975 Big Boy Restaurants A Great American partial set of (22/30) plus (3) duplicates range (EX to NM)

1900s-1980s Postcard group of (56) ranging as (80% EX to NM+, 20% GD to VG-EX)

1880s-1980s Assorted ephemera and photos group of (12) ranging (GD to NM) with 1886 Grover Cleveland trade card, c.1888 Cleveland "scrap" die-cut. c.1963 JFK prayer card

Smithsonian Institute President portrait card group of (8) average (NM-MT), date undetermined

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